Monday, 4 February 2013

Bird News from the weekend!

In Co.Armagh: The big news from the weekend was the finding of a male type Lesser Scaup at Oxford Island
Nearby the Little Gull remains at Craigavon Lake with another bird at Portmore Lough RSPB Reserve

In Co.Down: The male Green Winged Teal remains at Barr Hall Bay and a Snow Bunting was on Slieve Donard (Keith Bennett)

In Co.Antrim: The Iceland Gull remains on the River Lagan
A Little Auk was off Portrush and 2 Slavonian Grebes off the Barmouth, Coleraine

In Co.Londonderry: 15 Waxwing were ata Killowen, Coleraine (Dave Allen)

In Co.Fermanagh: A 1st winter Yellow Legged Gull was at Enniskillen Tip (D.C)

In Co.Donegal: The Bittern and 2 male Smew were at Inch and the Cattle Eejit at nearby St.Johnstone (Neal Warnock, Christine Cassidy)
The American Wigeon was at Tullaghans and 1stw and 3rd w Kumliens Gulls were the highlights at Killybegs along with 8 Iceland and 8 Glaucous Gulls

Happy Birdthday M!