Wednesday, 12 September 2012

Bird News Monday and Tuesday

Yesterday at Ramore Head 2 Sabines Gulls, 5 Sooty Shearwater, 4 Leachs Petrel, 22 Bonxie, 2 Pomarine Skua and 33 Arctic Skua were seen on a an all day seawatch (Neal Warnock)
The Ring Billed Gull was back at the East Strand Car Park

At Portstewart a Leachs Petrel, Sooty Shearwater and Pomarine Skua were the highlight!

A Spotted Redshank was at Belfast Lough RSPB Resereve (Ronald Surgenor)

On Monday another seawatch at Ramore produced 4 Arctic Skua,9 Bonxie, 2 Storm Petrel and a Sooty Shearwater (Neal Warnock)
At least 30 Storm Petrels were about 3 mile offshore (Ronald Surgenor)