Below you can find the latest observations of rare birds in Norway. Most of the species are subject to ratification by the national rarities comittee, NSKF.

The slideshow on the right are some shots of rarities I have photographed in Norway.


Wednesday October 19th 2016
 Siberian Accentor (Prunella montanella)
  1 1cy male, Herdlevær, Øygarden, Hordaland (photo: )
3rd for Norway.
 
 
Monday October 17th 2016
 Siberian Accentor (Prunella montanella)
  1 Ervika, Stad, Sogn & Fjordane (photo: )
2nd for Norway.
 
 
Wednesday September 21st 2016
 Alder Flycatcher (Empidonax alnorum)
  1 Kvitsoy (photo: )
Empidonax flycatcher sp., probably Alder. 1st for Norway and 3rd for WP.
 
 
Thursday September 15th 2016
 Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler (Locustella certhiola)
  1 Erga, Klepp, Rogaland
Trapped and ringed.
 
 
Thursday September 8th 2016
 New species / not listed (Aves sp.)
  1 Traena
Pobable KAMTSCHATKA LEAF WARBLER, trapped, ringed and dna taken!.
 
 
Wednesday July 13th 2016
 Black-browed Albatross (Thalassarche melanophris)
  1 Hornoya
Briefly present today.
 
 
Thursday June 30th 2016
 Greater Sand Plover (Charadrius leschenaultii)
  1 adult male, Hå, Rogaland
6th record for Norway.
 
 White-throated Needletail (Hirundapus caudacutus)
  1 Kjerkevågen, Dragåsen, Southern Norway
3rd for Norway.
 
 
Thursday June 23rd 2016
 New species / not listed (Aves sp.)
  1 Ad summer, Mandal, Vest-Agder (photo: )
Chinese Pond Heron (Ardeola bacchus), origin unknown.
 
 
Tuesday May 31st 2016
 Isabelline Shrike (Lanius isabellinus)
  1 Lille-Porsangen, Finnmark (photo: )
 
 
Monday May 30th 2016
 White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi)
  1 male ssp. stejnegeri, Berlevåg, Berlevåg, Finnmark (photo: )
3rd Asian white-winged Scoter in Norway so far this year!.
  1 male ssp. stejnegeri, Leangenbukta, Sør-Trøndelag
 
 Long-toed Stint (Calidris subminuta)
  1 Kjerkevågen, Lindesnes, Vest-Agder (photo: )
Or Least Sandpiper - uncertain ID.
 
 
Monday January 18th 2016
 Pine Bunting (Emberiza leucocephalos)
  1 male, adult winter, Ullensvang, Hordaland, today (photo: )
 
 
Friday November 13th 2015
 Asian Desert Warbler (Sylvia nana)
  1 Rakke, Vestfold (photo: )
1st for Norway, still present.
 
 
Thursday November 12th 2015
 Asian Desert Warbler (Sylvia nana)
  1 Rakke, Vestfold (photo: )
1st for Norway.
 
 
Tuesday September 22nd 2015
 Pechora Pipit (Anthus gustavi)
  1 Myken, Nordland
 
 
Sunday September 20th 2015
 Pechora Pipit (Anthus gustavi)
  1 Rost, Nordland
 
 Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler (Locustella certhiola)
  1 Traena, Nordland
 
 
Saturday September 19th 2015
 Pechora Pipit (Anthus gustavi)
  1 Flakstadoya, Nordland
Caught and ringed.
 
 
Friday July 24th 2015
 Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps)
  1 ad summer, Vestvågøy (photo: )
 
 
Friday June 26th 2015
 Lesser Sand Plover (Charadrius mongolus)
  1 Kviljoodden, Farsund, Va (photo: )
 
 
Wednesday May 20th 2015
 White-winged Lark (Melanocorypha leucoptera)
  1 Askøy, Hordaland (photo: )
3rd record for Norway if accepted.
 
 
Tuesday March 24th 2015
 Ivory Gull (Pagophila eburnea)
  1 adult, Vardø (photo: )
Still there, seen today by visiting birder(s)..
 
 
Sunday March 22nd 2015
 Ivory Gull (Pagophila eburnea)
  1 adult, Vardø (photo: )
 
 
Thursday October 2nd 2014
 Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)
  1 Kvitsøy
First for Norway!.
 
 
Wednesday October 1st 2014
 Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler (Locustella certhiola)
  1 Røst (photo: )
 
 
Wednesday September 24th 2014
 Siberian Thrush (Zoothera sibirica)
  1 1cy, Træna, Nordland (photo: )
 
 
Thursday August 21st 2014
 Siberian Rubythroat (Luscinia calliope)
  1 female, Elenjorda, Nordland
found by Sjaak Schilperoort, 3rd for Norway if accepted; exact location in source.
 
 
Wednesday August 20th 2014
 Great Black-headed Gull (Larus ichthyaetus)
  1 1cy, Bjørvika, Oslo (photo: )
First for Norway!.



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