Recording areas:


Welcome to the online Scottish Bird Report.

After ticking the box to confirm that you accept the Terms and Conditions (see below), choose a species from the drop-down list, select the recording area(s) and year(s), and click on the Display Report button.

The coverage page (see link above) contains a table showing the report years available online for each recording area.

Tick the Rarities box to view rare bird records from the British Birds Rarities Committee and other older sources, in addition to bird report data.

Terms and Conditions

Copyright for the information presented here remains with the publisher of the original source report. No part of this database may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, published or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the SOC and copyright owners. Contact the SOC for further details

A large part of this online resource has been generated by scanning paper copies of reports, and the imprecision of automatic character recognition makes occasional errors inevitable. Always check with an original if quoting from a local bird report.