• Thu. Nov 30th, 2023


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Bird News Saturday 4th November

The Great White Egret was still at Ballycarry Bridge in Larne Lough. (Kevin Kirkham).

Portmore Lough RSPB this morning had 2 Marsh Harriers, a Cattle Egret and Great White Egret. (Daniel Newton, Stuart Cossey).
Six Grey Plover and 2 Chiffchaffs were at Bar Hall Bay on the outer Ards, there was no sign of the Firecrest. Two Jack Snipe were at Templecowey and a Merlin was at Kearney an a Mediterranean  Gull was at Kirkistown. (Bob Watts, Wilton Farrelly, StuartMcKee).
A Mediterranean Gull was at Kinnegar shore. (Daniel Newton).
A 1st winter Little Gull flew up the Bann south of Coleraine. (Richard Donaghey).
A Red-throated Diver and Grey Plover were at Ballykelly Marsh. (Adam Roberts).
The Lesser Scaup was still at Inch Lake in Donegal. (Chris Ingram, Theo Campbell).
Thanks to Michael Latham for the picture of the Great White Egret: