Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - March 1st:
Annagh Head, The Mullet, Mayo, 2012.
Possibly the same bird observed off Reen Pier, Co. Kerry the previous 17th December
North Foreshore Tip, Belfast, Antrim, 1997.
2nd Irish Record. 1st NI Record
Siberian Chiffchaff (tristis)
Near Corrib River, Galway, 1950.
3rd Irish Record
Off Copeland Island, Down, 1931.
6th Irish Record
Brownstown, Waterford, 1840.
Obtained. 2nd Irish Record
First for Western Palearctic
1st March. No WP firsts are known for this date.
No more photos of this species are available at the moment.