Historical
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

IRISH RARE BIRD
RECORDS

Today is Friday 18th April 2014. Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on 18th April:


Red-rumped Swallow

Near Dublin Airport, Dublin, 2007. 

Red-rumped Swallow photo


Red-rumped Swallow

Frower Point, Kinsale, Cork, 2002. 

Red-rumped Swallow photo


White Stork

Heuston Train Station, Dublin, 1999. 

Observed flying east

White Stork photo


Fan-tailed Warbler

West Bog, Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1985. 

2nd Irish Record


Green-winged Teal

Killag, Wexford, 1959. 

7th Irish Record


Roller

Hook Head, Wexford, 1956. 

Found dead


Ortolan Bunting

Newcastle, Wicklow, 1951. 

2 birds. 1st Irish Record

Ortolan Bunting photo


Undated April records


First for Western Palearctic

18th April. No WP firsts are known for this date.

 

Undated Spring Records

TRIP REPORTS/PHOTOS

Mallorca
Seville
Canaries
Florida

Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Great Spotted Woodpecker
Great Spotted Woodpecker Wexford Ireland
Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos major)
Great Saltee Island, County Wexford.
May 10th, 2008
3 more photo(s) of Great Spotted Woodpecker:
Great Spotted Woodpecker, Great Saltee Island, Wexford. 2008 Great Spotted Woodpecker, Howth, Dublin. 2006 Great Spotted Woodpecker, Howth, Dublin. 2006