Local recorders for the area:
Russ Neave and Emma Neave-Webb
East Thrave Cottage, Sanday, Orkney, KW17 2AZ
Orkney Bird Report:
£8 plus postage, please email Jim (below)
First year of publication:
Copies of latest edition and back issues:
Orkney Birds Records Committee
Pete Donnelly, Paul Higson, Alan Leitch and Mark Warren, with Jim Williams as non-voting secretary.
List of species that the committee considers:
Bewick’s Swan, Bean Goose, Snow Goose, Mandarin Duck, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal, Red-crested Pochard, Ring-necked Duck, Surf Scoter, Ptarmigan, Black Grouse, White-billed Diver, Balearic Shearwater, Bittern, Little Egret, Great White Egret, White Stork, Spoonbill, Black-necked Grebe, Honey-buzzard, Red Kite, White-tailed Eagle, Goshawk, Rough-legged Buzzard, Golden Eagle, Hobby, Spotted Crake, Crane, Avocet, Little Ringed Plover, American Golden Plover, Temminck’s Stint, Pectoral Sandpiper, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Long-tailed Skua, Sabine’s Gull, Mediterranean Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Black Tern, Roseate Tern, Stock Dove, Barn Owl, Nightjar, Kingfisher, Bee-eater, Green Woodpecker, Golden Oriole, Magpie, Jay, Firecrest, Bearded Tit, Short-toed Lark, Shore Lark, Greenish Warbler, Pallas’s Warbler, Dusky Warbler, Barred Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler, Icterine Warbler, Marsh Warbler, Rose-coloured Starling, Nightingale, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Richard’s Pipit, Olive-backed Pipit, Water Pipit, Coue’s Arctic Redpoll (C. hornemanni exilipes), Common Rosefinch, Ortolan Bunting, Little Bunting.