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Bird News Wednesday 3rd May


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An Osprey at tea time at Lough Beg (David Steele).

A Cuckoo has returned to Killunaght near Dungiven but 11 days later than last year (Marian O’Hara).

2 Great White Egrets flew south past Ballymacormick Point at midday (William Smiton).

3 Common Whitethroat and a Cuckoo at Peatlands NP (Ed O’Hara).

Common Whitethroat at Whitepark Bay (Donna Riddell).

Cuckoo calling at Drumkeeragh Forest (Terry Hanna).

Swifts are now being widely reported so only exceptional counts will be itemised. Thanks to all our subscribers sending in their records.

Common Whitethroat, Donna Riddell:

Sedge Warbler, William Smiton:

Sand Martin, Terry Hanna: