Category Archives: Limerick Sightings

Sunday 20th September 2020

Sunday 20th September 2020

Mediterranean Gull Tom Tarpey

An adult winter Mediterranean Gull was at Clancy’s Strand (TT).

Thursday 17th September 2020

The Osprey was at Bleach Lough again this morning (John N Murphy).
Two Common Sandpipers were at Foynes (JNM).
An adult Yellow-legged Gull was at Loughill (JNM).
Ten Mediterranean Gulls were at Tarbert (JNM).

Wednesday 16th September 2020

An Osprey spent the day fishing at Bleach Lough. (Frank McGeehan)
One adult Yellow-legged Gull was at Loghill. (Davey Farrar)

Saturday 12th September 2020

Saturday 12th September 2020

Little Gull Geoff Hunt

A 2nd winter Little Gull and two Curlew Sandpipers were at Loughill (Geoff Hunt).

Thursday 10th September 2020

A Green Sandpiper was at Robertstown (TT).
A Ruff, 20 Knot and eleven Grey Plover were at Poularone (TT).
A Common Sandpiper was at Poulaweela Creek (TT).
A Whimbrel and a Portuguese colour-ringed Lesser Black-backed Gull, Blue M:023, were at Loghill (TT).
The Portuguese Gull was ringed at a rehabilitation centre in Quiaios on 17/9/2014, spent the summer of 2015 in Portugal and was seen in Sligo in August 2018.

Friday 4th September 2020

Five Buzzards were at Curraghchase (Fergus Flood).

Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Yellow-legged Gull Tom Tarpey

An adult Yellow-legged Gull was at Loghill (TT).
A Common Sandpiper was at Poulaweela Creek (TT).
A Kingfisher was at Robertstown (TT).

Tuesday 1st September 2020

Tuesday 1st September 2020

Arctic Skua (Geoff Hunt)

An Arctic Skua, nine Sandwich Terns, a Common Tern, six Mediterranean Gulls and two juvenile White-tailed Eagles were at Tarbert Bay (Geoff Hunt)

Monday 31st August 2020

Juvenile White-tailed Eagle Yellow/Green H was seen at Ballydonoghoe, Tarbert Bay (TT). Adult winter and first winter Mediterranean Gulls were also seen in the Bay.
A Kingfisher was at Askeaton Quay (TT).

Sunday 30th August 2020

Two juvenile White-tailed Eagles, tagged G and J resp., were seen at Ballydonoghoe on the Limerick side of Tarbert Bay(Geoff Hunt). They are two of the four imported Norwegian juveniles released in the area last week. All have yellow tags on the right wing and green tags on the left wing, similar to the birds released on Lough Derg earlier in the month.

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