Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

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


Little Owl

Lemonstown, Dunlavin, Wicklow, 1981. 

4th Irish Record


Mediterranean Gull

Cork Harbour, Cork, 1969. 

5th Irish Record


Hooded Merganser

Acton Lake, Armagh, 1957. 

Probably at the same location the previous week. 3rd Irish Record


Undated December records


First for Western Palearctic

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

 

Undated Winter Records

TRIP REPORTS/PHOTOS

Mallorca
Seville
Canaries
Florida

Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Pectoral Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper Wexford Ireland
Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos)
Tacumshin Lake, County Wexford.
September 13th, 2009
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/1000 f/7.1 ISO 200 
7 more photo(s) of Pectoral Sandpiper:
Pectoral Sandpiper, Ladys Island Lake, Wexford. 2011 Pectoral Sandpiper, Ladys Island Lake, Wexford. 2011 Pectoral Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2009 Pectoral Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2009 Pectoral Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2009 Pectoral Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2006 Pectoral Sandpiper, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2003