Monday, 20 August 2012

Bird news from the weekend!

In Co.Down: An adult Honey Buzzard was at Struell Wells near Downpatrick yesterday! A Flippin what! Yes a Honey Buzzard! We do hope its not another Nobirds classic!! Why o why did they only put it 3rd in their news of the day??? Its a MEGA, not even a NI Mega but an all Ireland Mega! I smell a Rat sorry a Common Buzzard!
A Curlew Sandpiper was at Kinnegar Shore on Saturday

In Co.Londonderry: A White Rumped Sandpiper was at the Bann Estuary on Saturday and Sunday! Also seen were 2 Little Stints and 2 Black Terns! An Arctic Skua was at the Barr Mouth and 2 more at nearby Magilligan

An Osprey , fem / imm Garganey and Ruff was at Lough Beg ( Neil Warnock)

Thats your lot, no photos or nothing!