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Past Rare and Scarce Finds in August

(Banner photo: Yellow Warbler, Cape Clear, August 2008 by Rónán Mclaughlin)

1st August Baird's Sandpiper, Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Elegant Tern, Wilson’s Petrel,
                  Wilson’s Phalarope.

2nd August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Fea's Petrel, Lesser Yellowlegs, Spoonbill, Subalpine Warbler,
                   Wood Warbler.

3rd August Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Bulwer’s Petrel, Cory’s Shearwater, Little Auk, Sabine’s Gull,
                    Temminck's Stint, White-rumped Sandpiper, Wood Warbler.

4th August Balearic Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Fea's Petrel, Melodious Warbler,
                    Sabine's Gull, Whiskered Tern, Woodchat Shrike.

5th August Balearic Shearwater, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Common Quail, Cory's Shearwater, Little Ringed Plover,
                    Marsh Warbler, Wood Warbler.

6th August Alpine Swift, Avocet, Baird's Sandpiper, Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Melodious Warbler,
                   Red-backed Shrike, Sabine's Gull, Spoonbill, Stilt Sandpiper.

7rh August Balearic Shearwater, Caspian Tern, Garganey, Icterine Warbler, Least Sandpiper, Lesser Crested Tern,
                    Lesser Yellowlegs, Melodious Warbler, Sabine’s Gull ,Wood Warbler.

8th August Balearic Shearwater, Melodious Warbler, Pacific Golden Plover, Red-backed Shrike, Tree Pipit,
                    White-rumped Sandpiper.

9th August Baird's Sandpiper, Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Least Sandpiper, Woodchat Shrike.

10th August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Icterine Warbler, Melodious Warbler, Ring-billed Gull,
                    White-winged Black Tern.

11th August Balearic Shearwater, Bee-eater, Cory’s Shearwater, Fea's Petrel , Icterine Warbler,
                    Leach’s Storm-Petrel, Melodious Warbler, Ring-billed Gull, Sabine’s Gull, Spoonbill,
                    White-rumped Sandpiper, Wood Warbler.

12th August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Laughing Gull, Little Auk, Melodious Warbler, Night Heron,
                    Wilson’s Petrel, Wood Warbler.

13th August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Melodious Warbler, Sabine’s Gull, Wryneck.

14th August Balearic Shearwater, Caspian Tern, Cory’s Shearwater ,Fea's Petrel, Lesser Yellowlegs,
                    Long-tailed Skua, Macaronesian/Little Shearwater, Melodious Warbler, Sabine’s Gull, Stilt Sandpiper,
                    Wood Warbler, Woodchat Shrike, Yellow-legged Gull.

15th August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Dartford Warbler, Fea's Petrel, Hawfinch, Icterine Warbler,
                    Sabine’s Gull, Western Marsh-Harrier, Wilson’s Phalarope, Wood Warbler.

16th August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Hobby, Icterine Warbler, Tree Pipit, Wilson’s Petrel.

17th August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Dotterel, Garganey, Icterine Warbler, Sabine’s Gull,
                    Wilson’s Petrel, Wood Warbler.

18th August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Fea's Petrel, Icterine Warbler, Melodious Warbler,
                    Osprey, Sabine's Gull, Western Marsh-Harrier, Wiilson’s Petrel, Wood Warbler.

19th August American Black Duck, American Golden Plover, Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Dotterel,
                    Garganey, Icterine Warbler, Long-tailed Skua, Melodious Warbler, Montagu’s Harrier,
                    Western Marsh-Harrier, White-rumped Sandpiper, Wilson’s Petrel, Wood Warbler, Wryneck.

20th August Balearic Shearwater, Black-necked Grebe, Cory’s Shearwater, Icterine Warbler, Little Auk,
                    Marsh Sandpiper, Melodious Warbler, Nightingale, Osprey, Tree Pipit, Wood Warbler,
                    Wryneck.

21st August Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Fea's Petrel, Icterine Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat,
                    Melodious Warbler , Red-backed Shrike, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Tree Pipit,
                    White-winged Black Tern, Velvet/White-winged Scoter, Wilson’s Phalarope, Wood Warbler,
                    Wryneck.

22nd August Balearic Shearwater, Black-browed Albatross, Cory's Shearwater, Dotterel, Fea's Petrel,
                    Hobby, Icterine Warbler, Long-tailed Skua, Melodious Warbler, Sabine’s Gull, Tree Pipit,
                    White-rumped Sandpiper, Wood Warbler.

23rd August Alpine Swift, Balearic Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Greater Yellowlegs, Honey Buzzard,
                      Icterine Warbler, Little Auk, Long-tailed Skua, Melodious Warbler, Ortolan Bunting, Sabine's Gull,
                      Tree Pipit, Wilson's Petrel, Wilson's Phalarope, Wood Warbler, Wryneck.

24th August American Golden Plover, Balearic Shearwater, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Common Rosefinch,
                     Cory's Shearwater, Fea's Petrel, Garganey, Leach's Storm-Petrel, Lesser Whitethroat,
                     Magnificent Frigatebird, Sabine's Gull, Spotted Crake, Wilson's Petrel, Wilson's Phalarope,
                     Wood Warbler, Woodchat Shrike, Yellow Warbler.

25th August Baird's Sandpiper, Balearic Shearwater, Cory's Shearwater, Icterine Warbler, Leach's Storm-Petrel,
                     Lesser Whitethroat, Lesser Yellowlegs, Long-tailed Skua, Melodious Warbler, Sabine's Gull,
                     Spotted Crake, Tree Pipit, Wilson's Petrel, Wood Warbler, Wryneck.

26th August Balearic Shearwater ,Cory's Shearwater, Fea's Petrel, Icterine Warbler, Long-billed Dowitcher,
                     Long-tailed Skua, Little/Macaronesian Shearwater, Melodious Warbler, Purple Heron,
                     Ring-billed Gull, Sabine's Gull, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Spotted Crake, Tree Pipit,
                     Western Bonelli's Warbler, Yellow Warbler.

27th August Baird's Sandpiper, Balearic Shearwater, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Cory's Shearwater, Goshawk,
                     Icterine Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat, Long-tailed Skua, Melodious Warbler,
                     Northern Waterthrush, Pectoral Sandpiper, Sabine's Gull, Semipalmated Sandpiper,
                     Solitary Sandpiper, Tree Pipit.

28th August American Golden Plover, Balearic Shearwater, Bluethroat, Bonaparte's Gull, Common Rosefinch,
                     Cory's Shearwater, Icterine Warbler, Melodious Warbler, Nightingale, Ortolan Bunting,
                     Osprey, Red-backed Shrike, Sabine's Gull, Short-toed Lark, Spoonbill, Spotted Crake,
                     Tree Pipit, Wilson's Phalarope, Wood Warbler, Woodchat Shrike.

29th August Balearic Shearwater, Barred Warbler, Cory's Shearwater, Dotterel, Greenish Warbler, Hobby,
                     Icterine Warbler, Least Sandpiper, Lesser Whitethroat, Long-tailed Skua, Ortolan Bunting,
                     Pectoral Sandpiper, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Rose-coloured Starling, Sabine's Gull,
                     White-winged Black Tern, Wilson's Petrel, Wilson's Phalarope, Wood Warbler, Wryneck.


30th August Balearic Shearwater, Barred Warbler, Bonaparte's Gull, Cory's Shearwater, Fea's Petrel, Garganey,
                     Greenish Warbler, Icterine Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat, Melodious Warbler, Ortolan Bunting,
                     Osprey, Pectoral Sandpiper, Red-backed Shrike, Sabine's Gull, Tree Pipit,
                     Western Bonelli's Warbler, Wood Warbler.

31th August American Herring Gull, Aquatic Warbler, Baird's Sandpiper, Balearic Shearwater,
                     Buff-breasted Sandpiper ,Cory's Shearwater, Crane, Fea's Petrel, Hobby, Icterine Warbler,
                     Lapland Longspur, Lesser Whitethroat, Melodious Warbler, Ortolan Bunting, Osprey,
                     Pectoral Sandpiper, Red-backed Shrike, Ring-billed Gull, Rose-coloured Starling, Sabine's Gull,
                     Semipalmated Sandpiper, Tree Pipit, White-rumped Sandpiper, Wood Warbler.

 

Last updated: 4th November 2011