Falkland Islands checklist

The Birds of the Falkland Islands will be published on 17th August. This authoritative volume from the BOC has been researched by long-time Falklands enthusiast, Robin Woods. It is available to order now from NHBS at £29.99 and will undoubtedly become the definitive work on the status of birds in the Falklands. The book will be launched on the Falklands Conservation stand at the Birdfair, Rutland Water from 18th-20th August, Marquee 1 Stand 4, where the author will be present […]

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Bulletin BOC 137(2) now available

BOC Bulletin (Vol. 137, No. 2 – June 2017) is available for viewing or download from this website. You can download a PDF for the whole issue or PDFs for individual papers. This issue contains twelve papers of wide interest. The first paper, First field observation of Karimui Owlet-Nightjar Aegotheles bennettii terborghi by Markus Lagerqvist, Ashley Banwell & Roger McNeill, provides a description of the first-ever field observation of Karimui Owlet-Nightjar, including photographs and a possible sound-recording of its call, […]

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Bulletin BOC 137(1) now available

BOC Bulletin 137, No. 1 (March 2017) is now available for viewing or download from this website. You can download a PDF for the whole issue or PDFs for individual papers. This issue contains nine papers of wide interest, ranging from by What is the breeding range and breeding season of Pearly-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus euleri? New records and breeding in French Guiana Olivier Claessens, Michel Giraud-Audine, Frédéric Royer & Lydie Sénécaux and The dark side of birds: melanism—facts and fiction by Hein van Grouw to Range extension for Buff-fronted Owl Aegolius […]

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British Birds—new monthly newsletter

Many members of the British Ornithologists’ Club will already be subscribers to British Birds or may have taken up trial offers available recently. Whether you subscribe or not, however, you may like to receive their free e-newsletter every month. This offers a flavour of what has been published recently and what is in the pipeline in areas such as book of the month, news and comment, the rarities section and further special offers. This is […]

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