However, with records in Britain and Ireland now annual and in small numbers, another bird is to be expected. There is presently a bird in Waterford and a stunning shot of it by Mark Camody is shown below. Note in particular the strong pale supercilium and the plain upperparts.
|Buff Bellied Pipit, Waterford, Mark Camody|
His first Book: Shorebirds of Ireland (http://www.amazon.co.uk/Shorebirds-Ireland-Pictures-Jim-Wilson/dp/1848890176)
General Photos: http://flickr.com/photos/drcarmo/