Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - July 24th:

Atlantic Gull

Smerwick Harbour, Kerry , 2005. 

Atlantic island race of Yellow-legged Gull. 3rd Irish record

Scops Owl

Ballyliffin, Donegal, 1911. 

Shot. 9th Irish Record

Undated July records

First for Western Palearctic

24th July. No WP firsts are known for this date.


Undated Summer Records



Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Avocet
Avocet Wexford Ireland
Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta)
Tacumshin Lake, County Wexford.
March 15th, 2008
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/800 f/5.6 ISO 200 
4 more photo(s) of Avocet:
Avocet, Ladys Island Lake, Wexford. 2014 Avocet, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2008 Avocet, Bannow Bay, Wexford. 2006 Avocet, Ladys Island Lake, Wexford. 2003