Clare Bird Sightings

Horned (Slavonian) Grebe


 Horned (Slavonian) Grebe   Podiceps auritus  
Scarce winter visitor.
1997:    Two Poulnasherry Bay 19th January, one 25th October.
1996:    One at Parteen on 21st September.
               Two at Poulnasherry Bay on 25th October.
1995:    One at Ballyvaughan from 25th February to 19th March.
1994:    Two at Aughinish Island on 26th February.
1998:    Two at Aughinish Island on 24th January.
1993:    One at Liscannor Bay on 24th January.
               One at Moyasta, Poulnasherry Bay on 28th November.
1992:    Three at Aughinish Island on 11th January, with four there on 19th January.
               One at Liscannor Bay on 19th & 20th December.
               Two at Aughinish Island on 28th December.
1990:    One at Ballyvaughan on 29th December.
1989:    A pair at Lough Graney on 24th January.
1987:    One at Ballyvaughan on 1st January.
1985:    One at Quilty on 13th March.
1983:    Three at New Quay on 22nd January.
1982:    Two at New Quay on 4th December.
               One at Labasheeda Bay on 20th November.
1966:    One at Scarriff Bay, Lough Derg on 26th December.
1948:    One at Ballyvaughan Pier on 17th February.
1907:    One at Ballyvaughan on 25th March.

Slavonian Grebe © John N Murphy


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