Category Archives: Scarce & Rare Bird Sightings

Thursday 2nd May 2019

A Barn Owl was at Bodyke early this morning.(Paul Troake)
Sixty whimbrel were resting on the south shore of Lough Graney.(PT)

Tuesday 30th April 2019

Twenty six Whimbrel were at Islandavanna.(Nuala and Tom Lynch)

Sunday 28th April 2019

The highlights from the Clare Branch outing to Fanore and the Caher Valley were seven Dipper including a family party of three juveniles, four Whitethroat, three Red-throated Diver and seven Great Northern Diver.(Nuala and Tom Lynch et al)
Three Buzzard were circling over the M18 at Knockagun.(Tom Tarpey)
Cuckoos were reported from Cree, Lissycasey, Darragh, Newhall Ennis, Islandavanna, Tulla and Crusheen.

Saturday 27th April 2019

Two Long-eared Owl were at Carrigaholt.(Nuala and Tom Lynch)
One Bonxie, a Balearic Shearwater, 100 Manx Shearwater and two Arctic Tern were at the Bridges of Ross.(Geoff Pearson)
Six Whooper Swan and 50 Whimbrel were at Islandavanna.(Jeff Copner)

Friday 26th April 2019

Twelve Red-throated Diver were in Liscannor Bay.(Jeff Copner)
A Jay was at Loughville(Dixie Collins) and another at Lees Road Wood.(Nuala and Tom Lynch)

Thursday 25th April 2019

A sub-adult Surf Scoter was off Coolshiva Pier.(Páidí Cullinan)
A drake Surf Scoter was at Lahinch.(Jeff Copner)
Fifty two Whimbrel and five Grasshopper Warbler were at Lough Donnell.(Nuala and Tom Lynch)
Two Short-eared Owl were at Islandavanna this evening.(Chris Cullen)

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

A Green Sandpiper was at Drumcliffe.(Páidí Cullinan)
Eight Black-throated Diver, 48 Great Northern Diver, 27 Common Scoter and 15 Whimbrel were at the Rine.(Paul Troake)
Two Whitethroat were at Fanore(PT)
Thirty one Whimbrel were at Bishops Quarter.(PT)

Monday 22nd April 2019

A drake Surf Scoter was at Liscannor Bay.(Geoff Pearson)
Ten Red-throated Diver, 20 Great Northern Diver, 50 Manx Shearwater and 50 Common Scoter were also at Liscannor Bay.(Jeff Copner)
A female Blackcap was at Loop Head.(Howard Williams)

Friday 19th April 2019

One Whooper Swan was at Lough Donnell.(Sally O’Meara)
One Whimbrel was at Deenish Island, Shannon.(Páidí Cullinan)
A Grasshopper Warbler was singing at Clonmoney South.(PC)
A Sedge Warbler was singing at Shannon Airport Lagoon(PC)
There were 85 Whimbrel at Lough Cullaun this evening.(Tom Tarpey)

Thursday 18th April 2019

Two Yellowhammer were at Carrownagoul, Boston.(Nuala and Tom Lynch)
Two Short-eared Owl were at Islandavanna this evening.(Chris Cullen)

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