Recent Submissions

Submissions Per Year

Submitted

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2020/088 2020 Great-winged petrel 2 Live 29 Jun, 2017 off Otago Peninsula
2020/087 2020 Greater sand plover 1 Live 19 Sep, 2020 Ashley Estuary
2020/060 (reassessment) 2020 Barn owl 1 Live 19 Oct, 2019 Pokeno
2020/086 2020 Laughing gull 1 Live 18 Oct, 2018 Cape Kidnappers

Pending

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2020/085 2020 Glossy ibis 1 Live 20 Apr, 2017 between Manapouri and Te Anau
2020/084 2020 Northern shoveler 1 Live 28 Aug, 2020 Canterbury, Pegasus Wetland
2020/083 2020 Little egret 1 Live 08 Feb, 2004 Tasman, Rough Island, Hunter Brown Reserve
2020/082 2020 Little egret 1 Live 15 Jan, 2003 Tasman, Rough Island, off Tic Toc Road East
2020/081 2020 Little egret 1 Live 06 Oct, 2015 Westport, Okari Estuary
2020/080 2020 Little egret 1 Live 17 Jul, 2016 Westport, Okari Estuary
2020/079 2020 Little stint 1 Live 14 Oct, 2019 Lake Ellesmere, Embankment Road
2020/078 2020 Red-crowned parakeet 4 Live 06 Aug, 2020 Far North, Kerikeri, Puketi Forest campground
2020/077 2020 Australian tern 1 Live 06 Jun, 2020 Motueka Sandspit
2020/076 2020 Barn owl 1 Live 05 Aug, 2020 Lyttelton, Charteris Bay, Bayview Road

Accepted

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2020/064 2020 Little egret 1 Live 21 Jun, 2020 Tasman, Rough Island, off Tic Toc Road
2020/063 2020 Subantarctic skua 1 Live 12 Jun, 2020 Foxton Beach
2020/062 2020 Frigatebird sp. 1 Live 09 Aug, 1949 Masterton, Macara Street
2020/061 2020 Little egret 1 Live 17 Nov, 2019 Waikuku, Ashley River
2020/059 2020 Little egret 1 Live 07 Jun, 2020 Manawatu River Mouth
2020/058 2020 White tern 1 Dead 21 May, 2020 Kaimai Range, Mangamuka Hut Track
2020/057 2020 Long-tailed skua 1 Live 12 Dec, 2009 Chatham Islands, south of Pyramid Rock, at sea
2020/056 2020 Red-crowned parakeet 1 Live 26 May, 2020 Waiatarua, Forest Hill Road
2020/055 2020 Gull-billed tern 1 Live 02 Jun, 2020 Manawatu Estuary
2020/016 2020 Lesser sand plover 1 Live 16 Jan, 2020 Miranda, Godwit and Stilt Hides

Not Accepted

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2020/047 2020 Pacific heron 6 Live 06 Oct, 1946 Takaka River Estuary
2020/046 2020 Barn owl 1 Live 29 Apr, 2020 Auckland, New Lynn, Astley Avenue
2020/044 2020 White-bellied sea eagle 1 Live 05 Nov, 2017 Miranda
2020/043 2020 Barn owl 1 Live 21 Apr, 2020 Lyttelton, Cressy Terrace
2020/042 2020 Yellow-billed spoonbill 2 Live 22 Apr, 2020 Westport, Lost Lagoon Walkway
2020/039 2020 Common tern 1 Live 07 Mar, 2020 Ashley River Estuary
2020/021 2020 Mohua 1 Live 09 Feb, 2020 Wanaka, Diamond Lakes, Rocky Mountain
2020/019 2020 Common greenshank 1 Live 30 Dec, 2019 Canterbury, Lake Ellesmere, Yarrs Bay
2020/018 2020 South Island saddleback 1 Live 18 Jan, 2020 Greymouth, Point Elizabeth Walkway
2020/007 2020 Black kite 1 Live 22 Dec, 2019 Kaikoura, Postmans Road

Suspense

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2020/060 2020 Barn owl 1 Live 19 Oct, 2019 Pokeno
2020/030 2020 Tasmanian mollymawk 1 Live 11 Mar, 2020 west of Codfish Island, north of Solander Trough
2020/022 2020 Reef heron 1 Live 16 Feb, 2020 Chatham Islands, Southeast Island, Thinornis Bay
2015/76 2015 Antarctic tern 1 Live 28 Nov, 2015 Lake Ellesmere, tip of Kaitorete Spit
2015/60 2015 White-winged black tern 1 Live 21 Jan, 2015 Kapiti coast, Waikanae Estuary
2013/68 2013 American golden plover 1 Live 27 Oct, 2013 Manawatu estuary
2013/11 2013 Storm petrel sp. 1 Live 02 Feb, 2013 Wairarapa at sea, 2 km out from Pahaoa
2005/48 2005 unidentified raptor 1+ 11 Jun, 2005 Wellington, Eastbourne
2001/68 2001 Lesser sand plover 1+ 26 Jan, 2000 Farewell Spit, Banana Pan
2000/19 2000 White-fronted tern 1+ Aberrant 05 Mar, 2000 Waipara and Ashley River

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