© SK58 Birders 2023
complete list of all species recorded and accepted in an apparent wild
state within the boundaries of SK58 this year. Now following the
British Ornithologists Union. 2017. The British List: A Checklist
of Birds of Britain (9th edition). Ibis 160: 190-240.
Species List Yearly Archive
Monthly Recording sheet Click
for free Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.
Microsoft Excel Monthly Recording form This
can be printed off and posted, or emailed back to SK58 Birders as an
the SK58 Birders Recorder
Information required when submitting a description.
Rarity Description Form PDF,
Rarity Description Form in WORD
1 Species for which a licence is required to approach an active nest
Recording and Description Records
The following species require supporting descriptions.
Any national rarity designated by the British Birds Rarities Committee.
species not recorded in grid square SK58 (see map for boundary) since
the groups formation in 1993 will also require a description.
recorder upholds the right to request a description if he/ she considers
a record particularly unusual.
of the following species: Red-necked Grebe, Black-necked Grebe,
Gannet, Bittern, Great White Egret, White Stork, Bewicks Swan, Brent
Goose, Egyptian Goose, Garganey, Scaup, Eider, Honey Buzzard, Black
Kite, Marsh Harrier, Montagu's Harrier, Goshawk (away from known
areas), Corncrake, Common Crane, Dotterel, American Golden Plover,
Sanderling, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Spotted Redshank, Wood Sandpiper,
Arctic Skua, Mediterranean GulI, Iceland Gull, Glaucous Gull, Kittiwake,
Sandwich Tern, Arctic Tern, Black Tern, Woodlark, Richard's Pipit,
Rock Pipit, Yellow-browed Warbler, Wood Warbler, Firecrest, Golden
Oriole, Great Grey Shrike, Woodchat Shrike, Hoopoe, Twite, Lapland
Bunting, and Snow Bunting.
applicable, all field descriptions will be passed on to the relevant
committees of the Yorkshire Naturalists Union and the British Birds
Rarities Committee for consideration. Descriptions are required for
all species on the list without exception. Records with no description
or which are rejected by the relevant county records committee will
not be published by SK58 Birders. All records and species descriptions
should be sent to the SK58 Recorder:
Hirst, 15 Hunters Drive, Throapham, Dinnington, Sheffield, S25 2TG-