Moroccan Rare Birds Committee reports

Index of recent reports of the Moroccan Rare Birds Committee (MRBC).

See the page about the MRBC if you want to report a rare bird or to consult all previous reports.

Rare birds in Morocco: 24th report of the MRBC

Golden Nightjar / Engoulevent doré (Caprimulgus eximius), Oued Jenna, Aousserd, 23 March 2017 (Sam Jones).

The 24th report of the Moroccan Rare Birds Committee (MRBC) has just been published. In 2018, the MRBC examined 168 new records of which 157 were accepted. These included the first Moroccan records of: Wood Duck (Aix sponsa), Smew (Mergus albellus), Black-capped Petrel (Pterodroma hasitata), The report included also the 2nd Balearic Spotted Flycatcher (Muscicapa …

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Rare birds in Morocco: 23rd report of the MRBC

Golden Nightjar / Engoulevant doré (Caprimulgus eximius), Oued Jenna, Aousserd, 29 April 2017 (Sander Bot).

The 23rd report (for 2017) of the Moroccan Rare Birds Committee (MRBC) is published. In 2017, the MRBC examined 116 new records of which 111 were accepted. These included the first Moroccan records of the following four species and one genus: Cinnamon Teal (Spatula cyanoptera), Fea’s/Desertas/Zino’s Petrel (Pterodroma feae/deserta/madeira), Steppe Eagle (Aquila nipalensis), Baird’s Sandpiper …

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