Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - January 25th:

Laughing Gull

Arklow Town, Wicklow, 2006. 

Lesser Scaup

North Slob, Wexford, 1998. 

5th Irish Record

Eastern Jackdaw

Cruisetown, Louth, 1998. 

2nd Irish Record

Laughing Gull

Cobh, Cork, 1984. 

3rd Irish Record

Undated January records

First for Western Palearctic

25th January. No WP firsts are known for this date.


Undated Winter Records



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