Tuesday, June 28, 2011
DUNGARVAN: SPOONBILL & a juvenile Black-headed Gull at Killongford this evening (MC).
Monday, June 27, 2011
RAM HEAD: Clouded Yellow butterfly (early) & dark-phase skua (probably Arctic) (AM).
WHITING BAY: 11 Choughs on beach (").
SEAFIELD: 3 Spotted Flycatchers (1 juv) - 1 watched coughing up a pellet (DW).
EAST WATERFORD: Buzzard (DMcG).
Sunday, June 26, 2011
BALLYSHUNNOCK RESERVOIR: Whooper/Mute Swan hybrid & Swan Goose hybrid still present (MC).
Nr DUNGARVAN: Hummingbird Hawk-moth in garden at Kilmurray (JAP).
Nr MILLSTREET: 2 Spotted Flycatchers (separately at Mountaincastle & Knockaunnaglokee), 4 Stock Doves at Garryduff (PMW).
Saturday, June 25, 2011
CLONEA STRAND: Common Sandpiper at Ballinard (PV).
KNOCKMEALDOWN MOUNTAINS: 3 Wheatears (1 juv), hills above the Vee (").
AGLISH: Male Yellowhammer (MC).
CLASHMORE BROADS: Stock Dove & 5 Ravens (").
Thursday, June 23, 2011
Monday, June 20, 2011
Sunday, June 19, 2011
FENOR BOG: 2 Sedge Warblers including 1 carrying food (DS).
Nr WATERFORD CITY: Pair of Spotted Flycatchers daily at IDA Park (").
DUNGARVAN: Adult Mediterranean Gull, Abbeyside, between red bridge and bypass (PV).
Nr KNOCKMEALDOWN MOUNTAINS: Female/immature Hen Harrier (AM).
Saturday, June 18, 2011
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Monday, June 13, 2011
Sunday, June 12, 2011
Saturday, June 11, 2011
flighty, feeding & calling (MC, MC snr, CF).
KNOCKMEALDOWN MOUNTAINS: Female Wheatear with 3 recently fledged young on southern slope of Knocknafallia @ 418 m, 6 Swifts probably from Mt Melleray feeding above 600 m at Knocknafallia (PMW).
Friday, June 10, 2011
Wednesday, June 08, 2011
Tuesday, June 7, 2011:
Nr THE PIKE: Cuckoo calling (MC snr). (Also one at Ballysaggart last week, Kevin Reddy per MC snr.)
KNOCKMEALDOWN MOUNTAINS: Albino Hen Harrier (AT).
RUSSELLTOWN WOOD (nr Clonmel): Red Squirrel (PMW).
EAST WATERFORD: Unconfirmed report of Corncrake seen in the past week while a field of grass was being cut (per Tom Ryan/DMcG).
Monday, June 06, 2011
Sunday, June 05, 2011
RUSSELLSTOWN WOOD (Nr Clonmel): 3 Jays, a Siskin, 32 Willow Warblers (29 singing), 12 Chiffchaffs & 9 Blackcaps singing (").
CAPPAGH: Hybrid Whooper/Mute Swan, 6 Mute Swans, Long-tailed Tit & several Sedge Warblers at Cappagh fishing lakes, Spotted Flycatcher at old Ballinameela Church beside Cappagh quarry (PV).