In south Down an Osprey was followed fishing between Dundrum Harbour and the Blackstaff at Dundrum Inner Bay North before flying off towards Seaforde (Walter Veale, Davy Brooks).
A Cuckoo was at Belfast Harbour Estate and the 2 first-summer Little Gull were at Belfast Harbour Lagoon. A first-summer Little Gull was at the Lagoon at Ballymacormick Point near Groomsport (Jeff Larkin).
A Curlew Sandpiper and an Iceland Gull were at Bann Estuary (Gerard McGeehan, Shirley Dunlop).
Yesterday evening a Barn Owl was seen along Church Road at Holywood (Aaron Devlin)
Also yesterday evening, 2 Storm Petrels and 2 Porpoises were at St Johns Point, Co Down (Chris Murphy)
Thanks to Alistair Prentice for the picture below of a pair of Black Guillemots. You can see further pictures from Alistair and other local photographers at www.nibirdpics.blogspot.co.uk