Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

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

Gull-billed Tern

Portrane Point, Dublin, 2005. 

Gull-billed Tern

Courtmacsherry, Cork, 1998. 

7th Irish Record

Bonaparte's Gull

Bangor Harbour, Down, 1979. 

2nd Irish Record

Red-headed Bunting

Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1962. 

7th Irish Record. Assigned to Category D1

Undated July records

First for Western Palearctic

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


Undated Summer 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