Bird News Friday 26th October

3 Twite and a Merlin were at Magilligan Point (Lowell Mills, Emzi Frater, Charlie Frater).      

A 3rd winter Yellow-legged Gull was at Ardmore Point, Lough Neagh.

Yesterday 40 Whooper Swan flew east at Ballyholme Bay (George Gordon) and another 11 flew past Briggs Rocks near Groomsport (Colin Guy).

2 Black Swans were with Whoopers and Mute Swans at Inch Island, Donegal today. (Carol Anderson/Causeway Coast Birdwatching Group).

Thanks to today's photographers, the Stonechat and Herring Gull are from Alistair Prentice, the Cormorant and Black Tailed Godwits are from David Hill, the Wigeons at the RSPB Belfast reserve are from Stephen Maxwell and the Little Egret and Greenshank are from Alan Gallagher.


1 comment:

  1. Interesting angle on the Gular of that Cormorant, possibly suggestive of a Sinensis