Tuesday, 30 November 2010

Bird News Tuesday 30th November

30 Waxwings Fitzwilliam Street, Stranmillis Belfast (K.Bennett)

Almost like a case of deja vu - the drake Goosander was still at Lough Island Reavy

3 Little Egrets, 3 Greenshank and 275 Dunlin were at Dndrum Inner Bay South.

183 Whooper Swan were in fields just east of Comber.

Republic of Ireland News:
A white phase Gyrfalcon was seen at Ardtermon Castle, Raghly, Co. Sligo (presumably the bird from last year - and seen down to 10 metres) (Don Cotton)

Check out this great photo of a Dunnock by Mark Killops! Check out Mark's Flickr site here:

Thanks again to Nigel Snell for this picture of a Redshank!

Here's some more from Pete Wylie, taken near Buckna

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