Birding World Back Issues


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Index of volumes:

Volume 22
Volume 23
Volume 24
Volume 25
Volume 26

Volume 22

Vol.22 No.1

Glaucous-winged Gull in Cleveland, Western Palearctic Year 2008, Corsican Nuthatch.

Vol.22 No.2

Gulls in winter 2008/9, Identification of Slaty-backed Gull, Vega Gull and Black-tailed Gull, Pink Pigeons of Mauritius.

Vol.22 No.3

Rock & Purple Sandpipers, Kumlien’s Gulls in Ireland, Rüppell’s Vulture in Portugal, Quest for storm-petrels, O’Reilly’s, Queensland, Palawan Peacock Pheasant.

Vol.22 No.4

Seabirds in the Gulf Stream off Cape Hatteras, The Atlantic Odyssey, Slaty-backed Gull in Latvia.

Vol.22 No.5

Brown-headed Cowbird on Fair Isle, Crested Lark at Dungeness, Zino’s Petrels and Madeiran Petrels off Madeira.

Vol.22 No.6

Royal Tern in Co. Cork & N Wales, Moltoni’s Subalpine Warbler in Shetland, Semi-collared Flycatcher in Switzerland, Soft-plumaged Petrel in Norway, Cape Gull breeding in the Western Palearctic, hybrid Black-winged × Collared Pratincole.

Vol.22 No.7

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater in Hampshire, Devon & Kent, Identification of American & Pacific Golden Plover, Tamarisk Nubian Nightjar, Wadi el-Gemal, Special birds of Egypt, Identification of autumn raptors.

Vol.22 No.8

Two wing-barred crossbills on Fair Isle, Algerian Nuthatch, Birding Mongolia – vagrants and speciality birds.

Vol.22 No.9

Tufted Puffin in Kent, Sandhill Crane in Orkney, Black-browed Albatross off Scilly, Taiga Flycatcher on Shetland, Glossy Ibises in September 2009, Identification of Pintail Snipe, American Black Tern.

Vol.22 No.10

Eastern Crowned Warbler in Durham, Cedar Waxwing in Galway, Glossy Ibis invasion, Identification of Brown Shrikes in 2009.

Vol.22 No.11

 Fregetta storm-petrel in Gloucestershire, Azorean Atlantic Gull in Oxfordshire, Greenish Warbler in Cornwall, Parrotbills in Italy, Rough-legged Buzzard vs Common Buzzard, hybrid Pallid × Hen Harriers, Magee Marsh, Ohio.

Vol.22 No.12

Hegura-jima – the Fair Isle of Japan, Rare Birds in 2009, Bulgaria’s Vultures, Index.

Volume 23

Vol.23 No.1

Large-billed Reed Warbler, Western Palearctic Year 2009, Taxonomy & Nomenclature in 2010, Identification of the first Pacific Diver for Spain

Vol.23 No.2

Dresser's Eider in Co. Donegal, a Red-bellied Black Redstart, Identification of Common Eider forms, Identification of first-winter Red-headed Bunting, a Red-bellied Black Redstart

Vol.23 No.3

Identification and taxonomy of bean geese, Lesser Kestrel in Suffolk, hybrid Red-breasted Goose in Kent, Doñana, Spain, Masirah Island, Oman,  South African pelagic, Guatemala, Powerful Owl, Australia

Vol.23 No.4

Identification of Iberian Chiffchaff, Identification of female Wood Duck and Mandarin Duck, Bluethroats in Britain, Birding Arabia

Vol.23 No.5

House Finch in Cornwall, Oriental Pratincole in Lincolnshire, Mangrove Olivaceous Warbler in Egypt, African Reed Warblers and Mangrove Reed Warblers in Libya and Egypt

Vol.23 No.6

Identification of Fea's, Desertas and Zino's Petrels at sea, Marmora's Warbler in Gwent, Barolo Shearwater on Lundy

Vol.23 No.7

Summering Long-tailed Skua on Shetland, 'Orange-spotted' Bluethroats, Trindade Petrel and Juan Fernandez Petrel in the Atlantic, Birding Ethiopia

Vol.23 No.8

Sykes's Warbler in Northumberland, Identification of the first Pintail Snipe for Egypt, Identification of juvenile Red-necked Stint, Autumn on Hegura-jima, Japan

Vol.23 No.9

Rock Thrush, Alder Flycatcher in Norfolk, Brown Flycatcher and Eastern Olivaceous Warbler in East Yorkshire, House Crow in County Cork, Identification of Blyth's Pipit

Vol.23 No.10

Least Sandpiper, Rare Birds in Britain & Ireland 2010, Rare Birds in the Western Palearctic October 2010

Vol.23 No.11

Pine Grosbeak, Thayer's Gull in Essex, Identification of 'Trumpeting' and Northern Bullfinches in Norfolk, Eversmann's Redstart, The Crossley Guide to North American Birds, Waxwings in Autumn 2010, Hawfinches in Britain

Vol.23 No.12

Snowy Owl, Identification of Northern Harriers, Red-footed Booby in Spain and identification of European Boobies, A putative 'Eastern Yellow Wagtail' in Devon, The Birding Review of 2010

Volume 24

Vol.24 No.1

Cricket Warbler, Slaty-backed Gull in London, Siberian Chiffchaff, African Mourning Doves in Egypt, Magnificent Petrel, Western Palearctic Tear 2010

Vol.24 No.2

Great Knot, Slaty-backed Gull in Essex, Oriental Turtle Dove in Oxfordshire, An intersting Collared Flycatcher, Great Black-backed Gulls and Cape Gulls in Morocco, Egypt, India, Seychelles, Papua New Guinea

Vol.24 No.3

Irish Red Grouse, Stejneger’s Scoter in County Kerry, Identification of Arctic Peregrines, Spring waders at Shanghai, China

Vol.24 No.4

Pharoah Eagle Owl, Black Scoter in Northumberland, Birding the United Arab Emirates

Vol.24 No.5

Black Lark, Audouin’s Gull in Suffolk, Displaying Great Snipe in Norfolk, Apparent Hudsonian Dunlin in Norfolk, Eastern Common Tern in Suffolk, Zino’s Petrel movements at sea

Vol.24 No.6

Green Warbler, White-winged Scoter in Aberdeenshire, White-throated Robin in Cleveland, Crested Honey Buzzard in Europe, Black-backed Citrine Wagtail in Turkey, Saving the Spoon-billed Sandpiper

Vol.24 No.7

Wallcreeper, Pacific Golden Plovers, Identification of Madeiran Petrel, Ivory and Sabine’s Gulls in Svalbard, Western Brown Fish Owl in Turkey

Vol.24 No.8

Isabelline Wheatear, Identification of Asian Red-rumped Swallow, Isabelline Wheatear, Black-bellied Storm-petrel, Identification of Red-headed Bunting

Vol.24 No.9

Song Thrush, American Black Tern in Lincolnshire, Asian Red-rumped Swallow in Orkney, Black-bellied Storm-petrel off the Canary Islands, Identification of Sykes’s Warbler

Vol.24 No.10

Thick-billed Lark, Rare Birds in Britain & Ireland in October 2011, Rare Birds in the Western Palearctic in October 2011

Vol.24 No.11

‘Seno Storm-petrel’, Eastern Black Redstarts in Kent and Northumberland, New Storm-petrel in Chile, Birding Kuwait

Vol.24 No.12

Western Sandpiper in Norfolk, An unusual Calidris wader in Norfolk, Eastern Common Terns, The Birding Review of 2011, Index


Volume 25

Vol.25 No.1

Spanish Sparrow in Hampshire, Identification of Coues’s Arctic Redpoll, Hortobagy, Hungary, Gebel Elba, Egypt, Western Palearctic Year 2011.

Vol.25 No.2

Common Yellowthroat in S Wales, Parrot Crossbill in W Sussex, Pallid Harrier × Hen Harrier, Thayer’s & Kumlien’s Gulls, Gyr Falcons off Greenland, Spectacled Eiders in Alaska.

Vol.25 No.3

Northern Wheatear migration, Russian Far East, Waders of Chukotka, Russia.

Vol.25 No.4

Thayer’s Gull in Lincolnshire, Hybrid Ring-billed × Lesser Black-backed Gulls, Luxor, Egypt, Rufous-vented Ground Cuckoo, NE Brazil, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica, Northern Territory, Australia.

Vol.25 No.5

Cream-coloured Courser in Herefordshire, Flamborough Ficedula, Grey-headed Wagtail, Slaty-backed Gull in Iceland, Identification of first-winter Cretzschmar’s Bunting.

Vol.25 No.6

Western Orphean Warbler in Cleveland, Green & Greenish Warblers, Seawatching in Arabia.

Vol.25 No.7

Black-tailed Godwit resembling Hudsonian Godwit, Western Sandpiper, Azerbaijan Caspian Gulls and more, Great Bustards in Germany, Nordmann’s Greenshank in Thailand, Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador.

Vol.25 No.8

Eleonora’s Falcon in Cornwall, Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross off the Faeroe Islands, Migratory routes of Lessser Kestrels, African Reed Warbler, Hybrid wader in San Diego, Barrow, Alaska.

Vol.25 No.9

Short-billed Dowitchers in Dorset and Scilly, Magnolia Warbler on Fair Isle, Varied Thrush, Great Black-headed Gull, Barolo Shearwaters in Canadian waters.

Vol.25 No.10

Pale-legged Leaf Warbler in Dorset, Eastern Kingbird in Co. Galway, Chestnut-eared Bunting in Shetland, Hudsonian Whimbrels tracked in mid Atlantic.

Vol.25 No.11

Hooded Merganser in west Sussex, Otmoor and Northern Harriers, Bee-eater in Co. Durham, Hume’s Yellow-browed Warbler, Partial albino Redwing, Emperor Penguins in the Weddell Sea.

Vol.25 No.12

Hornemann’s Arctic Redpoll, Chough, Western Reef Egret, The Birding Review of 2012, Index.


Volume 26

Vol.26 No.1

Didric Cuckoo, 2012: the Western Palearctic Year, King Eider, Japanese Waxwing vagrancy to Europe.

Vol.26 No.2

Little Ringed Plover, Pine Grosbeak in Shetland, Dresser’s Eider and other Eiders revisited, Bulwer’s Petrel movements at sea, Seeing Bermuda Petrel off Bermuda, Wing-barred Crossbill in Highland, Letters.

Vol.26 No.3

Asian Crimson-winged Finch, Harlequin Duck in the Outer Hebrides, Autumn 2012 on Corvo, Azores, Twitching Azores Bullfinch, Spoon-billed Sandpiper and more in Vietnam, Birding Sabah, Walrus in Orkney.

Vol.26 No.4

Pallas’s Sandgrouse, Identification of Long-legged Buzzard in Europe, a long-legged buzzard in Somerset.

Vol.26 No.5

Eastern Bonelli’s Warbler, Dusky Thrush in Kent, Pelagic birding off Lanzarote.

Vol.26 No.6

Paddyfield Warbler, Pacific Swift in Yorks, Lincs & Suffolk, South Polar Skua off Madeira, Siberian Lesser Whitethroat in Dorset, ‘New Caledonia Storm-petrel’, BTO Bird Atlas 2007-2011.

Vol.26 No.7

Grey-necked Bunting, Ascension Frigatebird on Islay, Bridled Tern in Northumberland, Spring influx of Bluethroats, Rare Birds of North America, Tubenoses in the SW Atlantic.

Vol.26 No.8

Least Bittern, Long-legged Buzzards in Europe, Britain next?, Bald Ibis in Spain, Christmas Island Frigatebird and Spot-breasted Laughing­thrush in Thailand, Queensland birding.

Vol.26 No.9

Lesser Short-toed Lark, Wilson’s Warbler in Co. Cork, Great Snipe in East Yorkshire, Potential North American vagrants: non-passerines.

Vol.26 No.10

Nutcracker, Ruby-crowned Kinglet in Co. Cork, Cape May Warbler and Thick-billed Warbler in Shetland, Elegant Tern in Co. Kerry.

Vol.26 No.11

Inishbofin:where east meets west, Twitching the White-tailed Tropicbird on the Azores, The redpolls at Kangerlussuaq, Greenland, Identification of nominate Olive-backed Pipit.

Vol.26 No.12

Black-and-white Warbler, Steller’s Eider: a species in decline, ISouth Gergia, Owling at Kaengkrachan, Thailand, Madidi NP & Rio Yacuma, Bolivia, Index.


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