There were two Crossbills, one female Hen Harrier and two Ravens near Athea.
One Merlin was at Aughinish.
One Little Egret was on the River Maigue at Adare.
Adult Iceland Gull at Harvey’s Quay ©Tom Tarpey
The adult Iceland Gull was at Harvey’s Quay this afternoon while the second year Iceland Gull was at Thomond Weir.
There was 222 Wigeon, 219 Teal, 215 Tufted Duck, 29 Mallard, 18 Gadwall, 13 Shoveler, 24 Mute Swans, one Whooper Swan, 42 feral Swan Geese, 20 Coot, two Little Grebes, six Cormorants, 48 Lapwing and a Water Rail at Lough Gur.
A Buzzard was seen near Clonshire, Adare.
A Barn Owl was seen late in the evening crossing the M20 near Raheen.
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Iceland Gull at Thomond Weir ©Tom Tarpey
The adult winter and second winter Iceland Gulls were at Thomond Weir this morning. The second winter bird was also seen later at O’Callaghan’s Strand, where an adult Ring-billed Gull was also present.
Twelve Whooper Swans were seen flying north westwards over the King’s Island.
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Adult winter Iceland Gull at O’Callaghan’s Strand ©James Hayes
Two Iceland Gulls were found in Limerick today, an adult winter bird at O’Callaghan’s Strand and a second winter bird at Thomond Weir (James Hayes)
Adult winter and second winter Iceland Gulls in Limerick ©James Hayes Leave a comment