Bird report

SBR 2020 front cover

The 2020 Surrey Bird Report is now available. It is supplied free of charge to members.

Non-members may purchase a copy at a price of £12.00 including postage & packing.

Review of the Year8
The Systematic List13
Appendix 1: Escapes of species on the British list137
Appendix 2: Exotics138
Appendix 3: Hybrids140
Not-proven and Unsubmitted records140
Early and Late Dates of Surrey Migrants145
Contributors to Birds in Surrey 2019147
Bird Ringing in Surrey 2020 by Richard Denyer 153
Nest Records in 2020168
A history of Breeding Honey Buzzards in Surrey by Jeremy Gates169
Bonaparte’s Gull at QE II Reservoir: a County First by Dave Harris172
Short-Toed Lark at Shackleford: Second for Surrey by Ed Stubbs174
Contributions to the Surrey Bird Report178
Recording Birds in Surrey179
Recording Areas181

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Previous Reports

Many previous issues are still available. Please contact Jeremy Gates Tel 01252 315047 or email for further information