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Thursday, June 09, 2016
Wednesday, May 08, 2016
ANNESTOWN: Reed Warbler singing, late evening (MC).
CARRIGANORE: Jay (").
BALLYSCANLAN: Jay (AJ).
BALLYVOYLE: Adult-summer Great Northern Diver (FO'C).
HELVICK HEAD: 5 Puffins 200 yds offshore, also lots of Manx Shearwaters flying W (FO'C).
Tuesday, May 07, 2016
TRAMORE BACKSTRAND: Reed Warbler & Painted Lady butterfly at Lisselan (DS).
CASTLETOWN FEN: Cuckoo calling (").
RAM HEAD: 2 Puffins seen while kayaking by the crane wreck (NR).
Monday, May 06, 2016
TRAMORE BACKSTRAND: Reed Warbler, Water Rail & a Mother Shipton moth at Lisselan (AJ).
RAM HEAD: 180+ migrant Diamond-back Moths along clifftop (MAD, PMW).