Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

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


Tawny Pipit

Hook Head, Wexford, 2003. 


Paddyfield Warbler

Tory Island, Donegal, 1998. 

Trapped. 3rd Irish Record


Greenish Warbler

Tory Island, Donegal, 1998. 

Trapped


Yellow-breasted Bunting

Tory Island, Donegal, 1998. 

4th Irish Record


Little Bunting

Howth Head, Dublin, 1996. 


Citrine Wagtail

Ballycotton, Cork, 1993. 

3rd Irish Record


Lesser Grey Shrike

Fire Brigade Station, Dungarvan, Waterford, 1991. 

4th Irish Record


Gull-billed Tern

Bridges of Ross, Clare, 1984. 

3rd Irish Record


Solitary Sandpiper

Akeragh Lough, Kerry, 1968. 

1st Irish Record


Icterine Warbler

Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1959. 

2 birds. 10th Irish Record


Pectoral Sandpiper

Akeragh Lough, Kerry, 1958. 

8th Irish Record


Undated September records


First Records for
WESTERN PALEARCTIC

Today is 21st September. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:


Willet

21st September, 1983.

Kemi, Kuivanuoro, Finland.

First live record following one found dead in the Azores in 1979. Second WP record overall although there are three 19th c. records claimed from France, one of which may be genuine

Mikkola, K. 1984. Rariteettikomitean hyvaksymät vuoden 1983 harvinaisuushavainnot. Lintumies 19(4): 154-167


Undated Autumn Western Palearctic Records


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Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Slavonian Grebe
Slavonian Grebe Wexford Ireland
Slavonian Grebe (Podiceps auritus)
Curracloe, County Wexford.
February 4th, 2006
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