Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - November 27th:

Continental Cormorant

Hillsborough Lake, Down, 1999. 

2 birds. 4th Irish Record

American Black Duck

Mayglass, near Bridgetown, Wexford, 1966. 

Shot. 3rd Irish Record

Undated November records

First Records for

Today is 27th November. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:

Upland Buzzard

27th November, 1968.

Near Bucharest, Romania.

Collected. The possibility that the record involved an aberrant specimen of Long-legged Buzzard is not completely ruled out

Cramp, S. and Simmons, K.E.L. (eds) 1980. BWP 2. Oxford University Press

Undated Winter Western Palearctic Records



Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Buff-bellied Pipit
Buff-bellied Pipit Cork Ireland
Buff-bellied Pipit (Anthus rubescens)
Lissagriffin, County Cork.
October 7th, 2007
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/100 f5.6 ISO 640 
5 more photo(s) of Buff-bellied Pipit:
Buff-bellied Pipit, Carne, Wexford. 2010 Buff-bellied Pipit, Carne, Wexford. 2010 Buff-bellied Pipit, Carne, Wexford. 2010 Buff-bellied Pipit, Lissagriffin, Cork. 2007 Buff-bellied Pipit, Lissagriffin, Cork. 2007