Three Cuckoos, a Little Egret and 110 Whimbrel were at Coonagh this evening (TT).
The Night Heron is still in a private garden at Adare (John N Murphy)
Night Heron ©Tom Tarpey
The Night Heron was seen again today near Adare (Tom Tarpey, Andrew Holmes, Paidi Cullinane & Seamus Feeney). A Buzzard was also seen nearby.
The Night Heron was seen again today near Adare (Mick Madden, Mark Stewart and Ger Murray).
A Buzzard was seen at the Raheen Industrial Estate (Andrew Holmes).
170 Whimbrel, 300 Black-tailed Godwits and seven Gadwall were seen on the Shannon Estuary between Beagh Castle and Courtbrown (Paul Troake).
Night Heron near Adare John N Murphy
An adult Night Heron was seen in a private site near Adare today (Mick Madden, John N Murphy and Tom Tarpey). The bird was first seen there last Friday (21/4).
75 Whimbrel, a Common Sandpiper, a pair of Ringed Plover, two Snipe, 20 Gadwall, a pair of Shelduck, a drake Teal and a drake Pochard were at Coonagh today along with numerous Willow Warblers, Sedge Warblers and Whitethroats (TT).
Two 2nd calendar year Iceland Gulls were at Harvey’s Quay, Limerick City (TT).
A 2nd calendar year Iceland Gull was on the Shannon in Limerick City again today(Andrew Holmes).
Cattle Egrets at Coonagh ©Tom Tarpey
Two Cattle Egrets at the Coonagh Nature Reserve this morning. 16 pairs of Gadwall were also present (TT).
A Buzzard was at Mungret(TT).
Iceland Gull ©Geoff Hunt
A 2nd calendar year Iceland Gull was at Sarsfield Lock (Geoff Hunt).
A Cuckoo was head calling at the Coonagh Nature Reserve this morning. Ten pairs of Gadwall and four pairs of Great Crested Grebes were also at the site (TT).
Swallows were seen at Ballingarry (Andrew Holmes) and the Ennis Road, Limerick City (TT).