RARE BIRDS - RANDOM PHOTOS
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Yellow-browed Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Yellow-browed Warbler (Phylloscopus inornatus)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. October 3rd, 2015.
Northern Harrier, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Northern Harrier (Circus hudsonius)
Tacumshin Lake, Co. Wexford. November 11th, 2012.
Also known as Marsh Hawk
Glossy Ibis, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Glossy Ibis (Plegadis falcinellus)
Tacumshin Lake, Co. Wexford. September 5th, 2009.
Seven of the eight Glossy Ibises seen at Tacumshin today
Garden Warbler, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Garden Warbler (Sylvia borin)
Great Saltee Island, Co. Wexford. April 28th, 2018.
Pied Wheatear, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Pied Wheatear (Oenanthe pleschanka)
Ring Strand, Ballymacoda, Co. Cork. December 12th, 2017.
Bearded Tit, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Bearded Tit (Panurus biarmicus)
Tacumshin Lake, Co. Wexford. November 14th, 2010.
Some video of the Bearded Tits below::
American Golden Plover, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
American Golden Plover (Pluvialis dominica)
Tacumshin Lake, Co. Wexford. May 25th, 2018.
Waxwing, Co. Dublin, Ireland.
Waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus)
Willow Park Avenue, Finglas, Co. Dublin. March 29th, 2009.
Woodchat Shrike, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Woodchat Shrike (Lanius senator badius)
Rathangan, Co. Wexford. May 17th, 2009.
Considered to be the race 'badius'.
Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Tryngites subruficollis)
Tacumshin Lake, Co. Wexford. May 28th, 2011.
PAST IRISH RARE BIRDS
Found on 22nd July
2015 Hudsonian Godwit, Galway
1995 Honey Buzzard, Antrim
More details:
Hudsonian Godwit
Inishdawros, Ballyconnelly, Galway. 2015.
1st Irish Record. 7th WP Record. Subsequently refound at Inishmore, Aran Islands the following September
Honey Buzzard
Near Moira, Antrim. 1995.
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