Washington Bird Records Committee

Committee Membership

Brad Waggoner, Chair
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Shawneen Finnegan
Ryan Merrill
Ryan Shaw
Dave Slager
Bill Tweit
Charlie Wright

Matt Bartels, Secretary
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Checklists

Washington State  Checklist
The Washington Bird Records Committee (WBRC) maintains the official list of all species seen in the state, and collects and evaluates reports of rare birds in the state.

Washington State Review List


Past Decisions

Summary of All WBRC Voting Results
Here you will find a complete summary of all WBRC voting results — accepted records, not accepted, and tabled — in both searchable pdf and Excel formats.

Past Reports
Reports of the WBRC that have been published in the journal Washington Birds.


Report a Sighting
Birders in Washington State can make important contributions to scientific investigations by reporting their sightings. To report a sighting, please click here.