Rare Birds Images

from the Nebraska Records Committee

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Criteria for Accepted Records (1-3):

In order for a record to be accepted, a minimum of six votes in favor is required with no more than one dissenting vote (NOURC 2010). Records in the following categories are classified as accepted:
  • I-S - a diagnostic, labeled specimen exists
  • I-P – diagnostic, labeled photographic evidence exists
  • I-R - a diagnostic, labeled recording exists
  • II - three or more independently written diagnostic documentations of the same bird exist.
  • III - one or two independently written diagnostic documentations of the same bird exist

Unaccepted Records (4-6):

Records in the following categories are considered unaccepted (NOURC 2010):
  • IV - probably correct, but not beyond reasonable doubt.
  • V - a record with insufficient evidence to support the identification claimed.
  • VI - a probable released or escaped bird or mistaken identification.

Filed:

Report was archived but not reviewed by the full committee

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