Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - July 27th:
Lesser Sand Plover
Pilmore Strand, near Youghal, Cork, 2013.
Showing characteristics of one of the Mongolian races. 1st Irish record.
Ardnahinch, Ballycotton, Cork, 2003.
3rd Irish Record
Off the Bill of Clear, Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1995.
9th Irish Record
First Records for
Today is 27th July. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:
27th July, 1975.
Cramp, S. and Perrins, C.M. (eds) 1994. BWP 8. Oxford University Press