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Bird News Monday 17th July


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Black-winged Pratincole remains at Blanket Nook, Co Donegal this morning still in the grass on far bank viewing from the causeway (Gerard Murray/Martin Deehan). Still present 1215 (Michael Hoit). Still hawking insects over nearby fields mid afternoon (BAND). Showing on and off in the grass this evening (Luke Costello). Present 1900 at least (Richard Gray). Present until dusk (Michael O’Clery).

Blue-headed (type) Yellow Wagtail Myroe Levels this morning (Michael Hoit).

Wood Sandpiper still at Portmore Lough (Donna & Stephen Riddell). Still present this evening (Richard Gray).

5 Common Sandpipers, 8+ Bar-tailed Godwit, 5+ Arctic Tern at Belfast Lough RSPB WoW Reserve mid afternoon also 6 Bar-tailed Godwit Kinnegar Shore (Bob Watts).

Juvenile Cuckoo being fed by a Meadow Pipit in South Derry (Colm Cunningham).

Common Sandpiper at Lady Bay (Juliet Fleming).

Juvenile Cuckoo, Colm Cunningham:

Wood Sandpiper, Juliet Fleming:

Wood Sandpiper, Richard Caves: