• November 2010

    November 2010

    Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla) 1 ad F at Liepaja – latest autumn migrant record for Latvia, Liepaja (K.Millers).

  • October 2010

    October 2010

    Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) 1 at Liepaja harbour - 2nd latest autumn

  • September 2010

    September 2010

    Lapland Longspur (Calcarius lapponicus) 2 at Engure harbour, Engure county (K.Millers et al.).

  • August 2010

    August 2010

    Red-footed Falcon
    (Falco vespertinus) 1 1cy migrating at Nicas fields, Nica county (K.Millers).

M – male, F – female, 1cy – 1st calendar year bird, imm – immature bird, ad – adult bird
N – North, S – South, W – West, E – East

Here are published most actual and interesting bird news in Latvia. All birders are welcome to report the observations and/or pictures to Most interesting and important records will be published. systematic since 01.02.2011. is based on "The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World, 6th Edition 2007" (version 6.5). English names following "Birds of the World. Recommended English Names" by Gill and Wright on behalf of the International Ornithological Congress (IOC).