A juvenile Shag and 218 Greylag Geese were on the Shannon at Mill Road, Corbally this evening (TT).
A female type Goosander was seen on the Shannon between Corbally and St.Thomas’s Island (Pat Lysaght),
Ring-billed Gull ©Geoff Hunt
An adult Ring-billed Gull was at O’Callaghan’s Strand (Geoff Hunt). This is most likely the returning bird that has wintered in Limerick for several years.
Black Redstart ©Geoff Hunt
A Black Redstart was seen near Newcastle West today(Geoff Hunt). The bird was first seen there in private garden last Wednesday (5/12/18).
A Common Sandpiper, a Dunlin and a Redshank were at O’Callaghan’s Strand, Limerick City (TT).
Two Jays were at Caherclogh, Castletown (Andrew Holmes).
A Dipper was at Castlemahon (AH).
Two colour-ringed Black-headed Gulls from Britain were at Harvey’s Quay, Limerick City (Geoff Hunt).
Blue 2J67, an adult bird, was ringed at Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria on 27/10/2018.
Red 29F0, a first calendar year bird, was ringed as a chick at Belvide Reservoir, Staffordshire on 16/6/2018.