Off Ross, Loop Head this morning there were right Sooty Shearwaters and two Sandwich Terns (10.00-11.30)(John N Murphy)
This morning at Ross, Loop Head (7.00-9.00) there was one Blue Fulmar, three Sooty Shearwaters, 1,000 Manx Shearwaters (ph), two Storm Petrels, one Puffin, 17 Curlew and one Hump-backed Whale. (John N Murphy)
Off Ross between 16.00 & 17.00 there were five Sooty Shearwaters, two Storm Petrels, one Sandwich Tern and a male Peregrine.(JNM)
Two of three Long-eared Owls near Corofin James Organ
A seawatch off Ross, Loop Head this morning (8.00-10.00) produced ten Sooty Shearwaters, 14,000 Manx Shearwaters (ph), two dark phased adult Arctic Skuas, 26 Sanderling and 17 Sandwich Terns. (John N Murphy)
There were three Long-eared Owls near Corofin this evening. (James Organ)
Four Buzzards and a Spotted Flycatcher were at Ballinlee, Bruff and two Buzzards were at Ballygrennan, Bruff (TT).
Off Ross, Loop Head this morning (8.15-11.15) there was one Wilson’s Storm Petrel (9.21) & again at (9.30), two Storm Petrels, six Great Shearwaters, two Balearic Shearwaters, 42 Sooty Shearwaters, 35,000 Manxies, one 2CY Long-tailed Skua, one adult-winter Mediterranean Gull, four Arctic Terns and 18 Sandwich Terns (John N Murphy)
One Common Sandpiper was at Moyasta Creek.(JNM)
Yellow-legged Gull ©Tom Tarpey
An adult Yellow-legged Gull was at Thomond Weir (TT).
Roseate Tern at Doonaha and a rare sighting in Clare © Sean Whelan
A Roseate Tern was at Doonaha. (Peter & Sean Whelan)
There were 42 Little Egrets were at Aughinish Lagoon (Paul Troake).
Two Common Sandpipers were at Bell Harbour (PT)
A Whimbrel was at the Rine (PT).
Four Whimbrel were at Seafield Pier (Tom Tarpey)
There were four Buzzards at Applewood, Ballycar and another individual near Kilulla outside Shannon. (John N Murphy)
Common Sandpiper at Loghill John N Murphy
There was one adult Mediterranean Gull at Glynn and three Common Sandpipers at Loghill. (John N Murphy)