Today a Short-eared Owl and 3 Jack Snipe were at Portavogie. Yesterday a Mediterranean gull at Ballyqiuntin Point. (Richard Weyl).
A male Brambling was in a garden at Old Mill Heights in Culcavy. (Garry Armstrong).
A Ring-billed Gull was showing well at Carrickfergus Harbour. (Neal Warnock).
RSPB Belfast WOW had 2 Ruff, 6 Pochard, a Whooper Swan, 60 Knot and 7 Brent (Gerard McGeehan).
Around 30 Whooper Swans were close to Glynn in Larne Lough, you can see a short video of the birds at https://www.facebook.com/538428209596933/videos/vb.538428209596933/750498068389945/?type=2&theater and a picture of the birds below. (Linda Thompson).
14 Sandwich Terns were at the marina in Portaferry today. (John Wilson Foster).
This afternoon a Little Gull, 2 Great Northern Divers and a Black-throated Diver were off Newcastle, a single Kestrel was at Tyrella, 2 Sandwich Terns were at St John's Point and Brent, Wigeon, Teal, Mallard, Curlew, Lapwing & Black-tailed Godwits were at Dundrum Inner Bay. (Kevin & Meta Kirkham Brown).
40 Whooper Swan and 160 Lapwing were in flooded fields between Bushmills and Portballintrae. 32 Linnet were nearby (John Wilkinson).
At Strangford Lough 24 Bar-tailed Godwit, 200 Oystercatcher, 700 Pale-bellied Brent, a Kestrel and Buzzard were at Greyabbey (Dot Blakely).
Below is a picture of the Culcavy Brambling and thanks to Neal Warnock for the picture of the Ring-billed Gull and to Linda Thompson for the picture of the Whooper Swans.