Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - July 28th:
Vartry Reservoir, Wicklow, 1999.
SW Corner of Our Lady's Island Lake, Wexford, 1990.
Kilmacsimon, Cork, 1985.
7th Irish Record
First Records for
Today is 28th July. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:
Yellow-crowned Night Heron
28th July, 2010.
Angra de Heroismo Marina, Terceira, Azores.
Remained until April 2011 at least
Eds. 2011. Western Palearctic News. Birding World 24(1): 12