A Buzzard was seen near Patrickswell.
93 Pochard, 32 Tufted Duck, four Scaup, four Gadwall, two Mallard, a Wigeon, six Snipe, 139 Coot, a Great-crested Grebe and nine Mute Swans were at Coonagh.
The immature drake Lesser Scaup was still at Lough Gash, Newmarket-on-Fergus (John N Murphy & John Rattigan), along with one drake and one hen Greater Scaup, 50 Tufted ducks,70 Little Grebes and one Jay.
One Little Egret was at Drumcliff, Ballyallia Lake.
A small flock of 30 Common Scoter and six Red-throated Divers were on Liscannor Bay. A flock of 60 Dunlin were in Liscannor Harbour while 80 Golden Plover and 50 Lapwing were near Liscannor Marsh.
One male Blackcap was a garden at Oak Park, Ennis.
Ring-billed Gull at O’Callaghan’s Strand ©Tom Tarpey
The Yellow-legged Gull was at Thomond Weir today(Tom Tarpey).
The 14 Waxwings were showing well again at the Golf Links Road, Castletroy.
An adult Ring-billed Gull was at O’Callaghan’s Strand. This is the first report this winter of what is presumed to be a returning individual from previous winters.
A Redshank was at Clancy’s Strand.