The Lesvos Bird Records Committee (LBRC) was established by the Hellenic Rarities Committee in its February 2nd, 2009 session.
The aim of the LBRC is to encourage visiting birders to submit their records, in particular to provide addiitonal details of national Greek rarities, local Lesvos rarities and breeding records of the scarcer breeding species.

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HRC decisions for 2005

The following Lesvos records have been accepted by the Hellenic Rarities Committee (HRC).

Corn crake | Ορτυκομάνα | Crex crex

One record (
HRC10 in prep
1 Faneromeni Upper Ford 8 May 05 (photo: D Walbridge & R Wilkins).

ARCTIC TERN | Χιονογλάρονο
Sterna paradisaea
One record (HRC09):
1 Kalloni Saltpans 20 – 21 April (Steve Dudley, Duncan MacDonald et al).
This is the first accepted record for Lesvos and the tenth record for Greec.