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Rustic Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Rustic Bunting (Emberiza rustica)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 19th, 2017.
Short-toed Lark, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Short-toed Lark (Calandrella brachydactyla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 19th, 2017.
Siberian Chiffchaff, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Siberian Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita tristis)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 18th, 2017.
Firecrest, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Firecrest (Regulus ignicapilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 17th, 2017.
Rustic Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Rustic Bunting (Emberiza rustica)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 17th, 2017.
Rustic Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Rustic Bunting (Emberiza rustica)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 17th, 2017.
Hawfinch, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 15th, 2017.
Hawfinch, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 15th, 2017.
Swainson's Thrush, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 14th, 2017.
Swainson's Thrush, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 14th, 2017.
Barred Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Barred Warbler (Sylvia nisoria)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 5th, 2017.
Spotted Sandpiper, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 5th, 2017.
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PAST IRISH RARE BIRDS
on 12th December
2003 Todd's Canada Goose, Derry
2000 Lesser Scaup, Antrim
1991 Woodlark, Cork
1950 Blue-winged Teal, Cork
1892 King Eider, Mayo
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Todd's Canada Goose
Myroe Levels, Derry. 2003.
5th Irish Record. Race of Canada Goose
Lesser Scaup
Stoneyford Reservoir, Antrim. 2000.
8th Irish Record
Woodlark
Cobh, Cork. 1991.
Blue-winged Teal
Garryvoe, Cork. 1950.
Shot. 4th Irish Record
King Eider
Achill Island, Mayo. 1892.
Shot. 3rd Irish Record
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FIRST WP RECORDS
on 12th December:
Spectacled Eider, Vardo, Finnmark, Norway. 12th December, 1933.
Shot.
Lewington, I. et al. 1991. A Field Guide to the Rare Birds of Britain and Europe. HarperCollins