Lists & Annual Reports

New Jersey State List –  All bird species recorded in the state

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Compiled by Laurie Larson, Jennifer W. Hanson and Bill Boyle; updated March 2020.

483 species of natural origin (including extinct species) have been recorded in New Jersey. Six additional species of undetermined origin have been recorded.


New Jersey Review List – Bird species reviewable by the NJBRC

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Compiled by Laurie Larson, Jennifer W. Hanson and Bill Boyle; updated October 2020. Includes all species currently reviewed by the NJBRC.

Information on how to report birds as well as sample report forms is available here.


List of Accepted Records of Rare Birds in New Jersey

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Compiled by Jennifer Hanson, Samuel Galick and Bill Boyle; updated October 2020.

All occurrences of all reviewable species, as published in NJBRC Annual Reports and other sources. Includes bibliographic references.


Results of NJBRC Review of 2019 Reports

The NJBRC has reviewed all reports received 2019, plus a few additional reports from earlier dates.

 Annual Reports of the NJBRC

The NJBRC issues a report each year of all bird records reviewed by the members of the committee.

Information on reviewed rare bird records in New Jersey.