Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - February 26th:


Laughing Gull

Boyne Estuary, Drogheda, Louth, 2005. 


Shore Lark

Greenore Point, Louth, 1998. 


Killdeer

Akeragh Lough, Kerry, 1958. 

4th Irish Record


Russian White-fronted Goose

Rogerstown, Dublin, 1947. 

10 or 12 seen. 4th Irish Record


Undated February records


First for Western Palearctic

26th February. No WP firsts are known for this date.

 

Undated Winter Records

TRIP REPORTS/PHOTOS

Mallorca
Seville
Canaries
Florida

Your chosen Rare Bird photo: Twite
Twite Sligo Ireland
Twite (Carduelis flavirostris)
Raghly Harbour, County Sligo.
December 6th, 2009
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/400 f/5.6 ISO 200 
One of a flock of about 30 at Raghly
3 more photo(s) of Twite:
Twite, Raghly Harbour, Sligo. 2009 Twite, Soldiers Point, Louth. 2007 Twite, Soldiers Point, Louth. 2007