Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - December 19th:


Thayer's Gull

Newport Refuse Tip, Mayo, 1998. 

4th Irish Record


Mandarin Duck

South Slob, Wexford, 1971. 

Shot. 1st Irish record


White Stork

Near Tuam, Galway, 1909. 

4th Irish Record


Surf Scoter

Moyne Channel, Killala Bay, Mayo, 1896. 

2 birds. Male shot, female winged. 5th Irish Record


Undated December records


First for Western Palearctic

19th December. No WP firsts are known for this date.

 

Undated Winter Records

TRIP REPORTS/PHOTOS

Mallorca
Seville
Canaries
Florida

Your chosen Common Bird photo: Ring Ouzel
Ring Ouzel Wexford Ireland
Ring Ouzel (Turdus torquatus)
Great Saltee Island, County Wexford.
April 4th, 2009
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/1600 f/5.6 ISO 200 
1 more photo(s) of Ring Ouzel:
Ring Ouzel, Cape Clear Island, Cork. 2003