Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - July 24th:

Atlantic Gull

Smerwick Harbour, Kerry , 2005. 

Atlantic island race of Yellow-legged Gull. 3rd Irish record

Scops Owl

Ballyliffin, Donegal, 1911. 

Shot. 9th Irish Record

Undated July records

First for Western Palearctic

24th July. No WP firsts are known for this date.


Undated Summer Records



Your chosen Common Bird photo: Sparrowhawk
Sparrowhawk Wexford Ireland
Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)
Carnsore Point, County Wexford.
August 3rd, 2008
Canon 30D, Canon 300mm f/4 IS +1.4x, 1/500 f/7.1 ISO 200 
4 more photo(s) of Sparrowhawk:
Sparrowhawk, Churchtown, Wexford. 2010 Sparrowhawk, Churchtown, Wexford. 2010 Sparrowhawk, Carnsore Point, Wexford. 2008 Sparrowhawk, Rogerstown, Dublin. 2004