Nebraska Ornithologists' Union



Date of this Version



"1988 (Sixty-third) Spring Occurrence Report," Nebraska Bird Review (September 1988) 56(3).


Copyright 1988, Nebraska Ornithologists' Union. Used by permission.


Three hundred and six species (plus the possibilities that the Accipter and Empidonax species were ones that were not listed, and that a Louisiana Waterthrush was recorded in Nebraska) are listed in this report, from 15 locations, plus 13 "spot check" columns involving 34 counties. In 1987 there were 288 species from 13 locations and 6 "spot check" columns involving 9 counties; 1986 304 from 13 locations and 9 "spot check" columns involving 24 counties; 1985 296 from 13 locations and 9 "spot check" columns (plus additions on NBR 53: 70) involving 22 counties; and in 1984 293 from 12 locations and a "spot check" column involving one county.