Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - September 16th:


Tawny Pipit

Dursey Island, Cork, 2011. 


Temminck's Stint

Baltray, Boyne Estuary, Louth, 2007. 


Citrine Wagtail

Tacumshin Lake, Wexford, 2006. 


Arctic Warbler

Loop Head , Clare, 2005. 

8th Irish Record


Greenish Warbler

Mizen Head, Cork, 1999. 


Temminck's Stint

Derrytransa, Lough Neagh, Armagh, 1997. 

7th NI Record


Eastern Olivaceous Warbler

Dursey Island, Cork, 1977. 

Trapped. 1st Irish Record


White-rumped Sandpiper

Blennerville, Kerry, 1960. 

10th Irish Record


Red-throated Pipit

Great Saltee Island, Wexford, 1956. 

4th Irish Record


Ortolan Bunting

Great Saltee Island, Wexford, 1956. 

4th Irish Record


Undated September records


First Records for
WESTERN PALEARCTIC

Today is 16th September. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:


Red-eyed Vireo

16th September, 1951.

Heimaey, Vestmannaeyjar (Westman Islands), Iceland.

Cramp, S. and Perrins, C.M. (eds) 1994. BWP 8. Oxford University Press


Greater Yellowlegs

16th September, 1906.

The Abbey, Tresco, Isles of Scilly, England.

Shot

Palmer, P. 2000. First for Britain and Ireland 1600-1999. Arlequin Press


Undated Autumn Western Palearctic Records


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