Historical
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

IRISH RARE BIRD
RECORDS

Today is Tuesday 22nd April 2014. Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on 22nd April:


Pallid Harrier

Ballyvergan Reedbed, Cork, 2011. 

1st Irish Record

Pallid Harrier photo


Black Kite

Redcross, Wicklow, 2008. 

Black Kite photo


White Stork

Cloyne, Cork, 2002. 

White Stork photo


White Stork

Clonakilty, Cork, 1995. 

White Stork photo


Little Bittern

Cullenstown, Wexford, 1988. 

Little Bittern photo


Little Bittern

Myrtleville, Cork, 1978. 

Little Bittern photo


Undated April records


First Records for
WESTERN PALEARCTIC

Today is 22nd April. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:


Southern Pochard

22nd April, 1998.

KM20 Crake Pools, Eilat, Israel.

Remained until 8th May at least

Shirihai, H. 2000. The first Southern Pochard Netta erythrophthalma in Israel and the Western Palearctic. Sandgrouse 22(2): 131-133


Yemen Linnet

22nd April, 1998.

Mandria, Paphos, Cyprus.

Presumed escape

Eds. 1999. European News. British Birds 92(6): 299


Undated Spring Western Palearctic Records


TRIP REPORTS/PHOTOS

Mallorca
Seville
Canaries
Florida

Damselflies/Dragonflies. Your chosen photo: Large Red Damsel

No more photos of this species are available at the moment.