Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - September 23rd:

Greenish Warbler

Old Head of Kinsale, Cork, 2006. 

Whiskered Tern

Tacumshin Lake, Wexford, 2003. 


Central Bog, Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1992. 

Common Rosefinch

Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1977. 

8th Irish Record

Buff-breasted Sandpiper

Akeragh Lough, Kerry, 1961. 

7th Irish Record

Short-toed Lark

Great Saltee Island, Wexford, 1951. 

Probably present since 20th September. 2nd Irish Record

Pectoral Sandpiper

Near Ballina, Mayo, 1935. 

Shot. 5th Irish Record

Melodious Warbler

Old Head of Kinsale, Cork, 1905. 

Killed. 1st Irish Record

Undated September records

First for Western Palearctic

23rd September. No WP firsts are known for this date.


Undated Autumn Records



Your chosen Common Bird photo: House Martin
House Martin Wexford Ireland
House Martin (Delichon urbicum)
Carnsore Point, County Wexford.
September 20th, 2009
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/1600 f/5.6 ISO 200 
3 more photo(s) of House Martin:
House Martin, Tacumshin Lake, Wexford. 2009 House Martin, Ladys Island Lake, Wexford. 2007 House Martin, Ladys Island Lake, Wexford. 2007