Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - January 26th:

Eastern Jackdaw

Dundalk, Louth, 1998. 

3rd Irish Record

American Black Duck

Ballycotton, Cork, 1993. 

6th Irish Record

Forster's Tern

Dungarvan, Waterford, 1985. 

5th Irish Record

Red-crested Pochard

River Blackwater between Navan and Kells, Meath, 1958. 

Shot. 6th Irish Record

Undated January records

First for Western Palearctic

26th January. No WP firsts are known for this date.


Undated Winter Records



Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Baikal Teal
Baikal Teal Down Ireland
Baikal Teal (Anas formosa)
Belfast Lough RSPB Reserve, County Down.
January 29th, 2006
1 more photo(s) of Baikal Teal:
Baikal Teal, Belfast Lough RSPB Reserve, Down. 2006