Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - November 20th:
Clonea Strand, Ballinclamper, Waterford, 2011.
Remained in the area until 8th January 2012
North Bull Island, Dublin, 2011.
6th Irish Record
Knockadoon Head, Cork, 2011.
Quoile Pondage, Down, 2005.
Returned annually until the winter of 2007-08. 1st Irish Record
Ballycotton, Cork, 2005.
Daurian (Isabelline) Shrike
North Slob, Wexford, 2000.
Trapped. 1st Irish Record
Shane's Castle, Antrim, 1965.
Shot. 10th Irish Record. 2nd NI Record
Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1964.
7th Irish Record
Near Blennerville, Kerry, 1958.
5th Irish Record
Kircubbin, Down, 1888.
4 birds, 2 shot. Part of the invasion of 1888
Rathlin Island Bay, Antrim, 1861.
Shot. 2nd Irish Record
First for Western Palearctic
20th November. No WP firsts are known for this date.