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British Birds September 2014 – summary of contents

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BB eye Is urban birding the future? Bird Photograph of the Year 2014 Sponsored by: Anglian Water; and supported by Christopher Helm, Collins, The Eric Hosking Charitable Trust and Simon King. The…

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BB eye In memoriam – a tribute to ornithologists lost in the First World War. The review of the record of Slender-billed Curlew at Druridge Bay, Northumberland The record of a Slender-billed…

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BB eye A turning tide for seabirds in the UK Overseas Territories Important Bird Areas: The Falkland Islands The Falkland Islands are a UK Overseas Territory, some 12,700 km from the UK….

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BB eye Citizen Action for Swifts Report on scarce migrant birds in Britain in 2008-10: passerines This report summarises the scarce passerine migrants recorded in Britain during 2008-10. Three good years for…

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BB eye The saga of spring hunting in Malta The migration of Common and Arctic Terns in southern England Keith Vinicombe analyses 36 years’ worth of his counts of Common and Arctic…

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BB eye In praise of… Patchwork Non-native breeding birds in the UK, 2009-11 This Rare Breeding Birds Panel report covers only non-native species recorded breeding in the UK during 2009-11. A total…

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BB eye Bird Atlas 2007-11 The occurrence and arrival routes of North American landbirds in Britain Tom Bond has analysed accepted records of North American landbirds in Britain from 1958 to 2012…

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BB eye A place for the misfit The Great White Egret in Europe: population increase and range expansion since 1980 The European breeding and non-breeding populations of the Great White Egret have increased dramatically…

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BB eye British Birds – the past, present and future Redpolls: a review of their taxonomy, identification and British status For taxonomists and birders alike, redpolls have long posed complex problems. This major paper…

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