Abstract This report documents the status of 111 species and subspecies of rare or scarce native birds that bred, or showed signs of breeding, in the UK in 2021. This is by far the highest number of taxa reported on in a single year by the Rare Breeding Birds Panel, and includes the first occurrence in these reports of Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis,Elegant Tern Thalasseus elega


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