7690News from the California Bird Records Committee
- Jan 27, 2009Birders,
The California Bird Records Committee held its annual meeting 16-17
January 2009 at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. The
committee thanks Paul Collins and Rebecca Coulter for their part in
hosting the meeting.
The three-year terms of Dave Compton (Chairman), Alvaro Jaramillo and
Scott Terrill expired as of this year's meeting. Elected to fill their
positions on the CBRC were Paul Lehman, Joe Morlan, and Dan Singer.
Lehman was elected the new CBRC Chair, and Dan Singer is the new
Vice-Chair. Guy McCaskie continues in his role as non-voting Secretary.
Magnificent Frigatebird was added to the list of species for which
records are reviewed by the CBRC. All records of this species beginning
in 2009 will be reviewed.
Deleted from the Review List were: Mottled Petrel, American
Oystercatcher, and Sprague's Pipit.
We want to remind everybody that the California Bird Records Committee
web site is now located at: http://www.californiabirds.org/
The CBRC remains a committee of Western Field Ornithologists and
publishes reports annually in Western Birds; the CBRC site can also be
accessed via a link on the WFO web site, which is
Kimball L. Garrett
Ornithology Collections Manager
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90007
(213) 746-2999 FAX
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