Welcome to the BBRC

The BBRC is the official adjudicator of rare bird records in Britain. It publishes its annual report in the monthly journal British Birds.

These web pages supplement the Annual Report and also enable birders worldwide to keep abreast with the latest committee news.


New ‘Larks to Hirundines’ texts added

Published on 18 February 2015

New texts on ‘Larks to Hirundines’ have been added under ‘Species Information’.

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‘Owls to Tits’ subspecies texts updated

Published on 14 February 2015

New texts have been added to the ‘Owls to Tits’ page under ‘Species Information’.

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New texts on rare skua, tern and gull subspecies have now been added to the ‘Species Information’ pages.

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New information on rare wader subspecies has now been added to the ‘Species Info’ pages.

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New member for BBRC

Published on 01 December 2014

We are delighted to announce that Micky Maher has been confirmed as our new member, replacing James Lidster who retired as the longest-serving member last month.   You can read more about Micky’s nomination here.

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