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Bird News Thursday 13th June


Jun 14, 2024 , , , , ,

Stock Dove again calling from fields immediately adjacent to David Lloyd gym car park, Dundonald (Bob Watts).

St John’s Point 0915-45: 1200 Manx Shearwaters, 3 Puffin (Chris Murphy).

Great Spotted Woodpecker male feeding 2 juveniles in garden outside Moneymore yesterday (Godfrey McRoberts).

Yesterday afternoon at Davagh Forest 9 Crossbill, 2 Spotted Flycatcher and a single Cuckoo (Godfrey McRoberts).

At Belfast Lough RSPB WoW Reserve the Mediterranean Gull pair now have one chick, there are 2 pairs of Arctic Tern and a Knot whilst a presumed feral Barnacle Goose briefly dropped in (Derek Polley).

The weather will improve and there are 4 seats available for the boat trip from Bangor to the Gobbins and Muck Island this Saturday. The boat leaves at 10an. Great opportunity to see and photograph Puffins. Phone Jim Wells on-07856235144 for full details.

Great Spotted Woodpecker, Godfrey McRoberts: