• Thu. Nov 30th, 2023


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Bird News Thursday 3rd August


 The American Golden Plover is still in the ploughed field at Myroe. (David McCreedy). The American Golden Plover was still present at 4pm, the Black-headed Wagtail was also seen briefly in the harvested turf field at the Roe end. (Godfrey McRoberts).

A Wood Sandpiper is in flooded meadows at Canal Bank Road, Poyntzpass Co. Armagh. (Joe Devlin).

An adult Hobby was hunting Swallows on the Ballyutoag Road in the Belfast hills. (Dave Allen).

Three Common Sandpipers and two Arctic Terns are at Belfast lough RSPB WoW reserve. (Derek Polley).

The Black-winged Pratincole, five Ruff and the White-tailed Eagle were at Blanket Nook in Donegal. (Derek Brennan).

Thanks to Joe Devlin for the picture of the Wood Sandpiper and to David McCreedy for the picture of the American Golden Plover: