Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - November 21st:


Rough-legged Buzzard

Kilcoole, Wicklow, 2011. 

Remained in the general area until February 2012


Least Sandpiper

Blackrock Strand, Kerry, 2011. 


Ross's Gull

Blennerville, Kerry, 2002. 


Cattle Egret

North Slob, Wexford, 1995. 

6th Irish Record


Laughing Gull

Rogerstown Estuary, Dublin, 1992. 

9th Irish Record


Forster's Tern

Dublin Bay, Dublin, 1982. 

1st Irish Record


Canada or Cackling Goose

Downpatrick Marshes, Down, 1954. 

Considered to be a genuine vagrant from North America not identified to either species. 1st Irish Record


Undated November records


First for Western Palearctic

21st November. No WP firsts are known for this date.

 

Undated Winter Records

TRIP REPORTS/PHOTOS

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Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Wexford Ireland
Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Tryngites subruficollis)
Tacumshin Lake, County Wexford.
September 20th, 2009
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/1250 f/7.1 ISO 200 
Six Buff-b's were present today at Tacumshin Lake
7 more photo(s) of Buff-breasted Sandpiper:
Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2013 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2011 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2011 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2009 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2006 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2006 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2003