Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - March 1st:

King Eider

Annagh Head, The Mullet, Mayo, 2012. 

Possibly the same bird observed off Reen Pier, Co. Kerry the previous 17th December

Thayer's Gull

North Foreshore Tip, Belfast, Antrim, 1997. 

2nd Irish Record. 1st NI Record

Siberian Chiffchaff (tristis)

Near Corrib River, Galway, 1950. 

3rd Irish Record

Ivory Gull

Off Copeland Island, Down, 1931. 

6th Irish Record

Stone Curlew

Brownstown, Waterford, 1840. 

Obtained. 2nd Irish Record

Undated March records

First for Western Palearctic

1st March. No WP firsts are known for this date.


Undated Spring Records



Your chosen Common Bird photo: Robin
Robin Wexford Ireland
Robin (Erithacus rubecula)
Wexford Town, County Wexford.
March 1st, 2003
7 more photo(s) of Robin:
Robin, Wexford Town, Wexford. 2010 Robin, Cape Clear Island, Cork. 2013 Robin, Cape Clear Island, Cork. 2013 Robin, Carne, Wexford. 2010 Robin, Marino, Dublin. 2010 Robin, Marino, Dublin. 2010 Robin, Wexford Town, Wexford. 2003