THANKS TO OUR CONTRIBUTORS  and ADVISERS DURING  December 2015...

   Harry Bailey, Paul Carroll, Tom and Maureen Carroll, Des Fay, Vincent Hall, Liam Kane, 
Michael Keating, Ita Martin, Terry McLoughlin, Bill Quinn

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27 December 2015

Booterstown:  Short-eared Owl in garden near Booterstown marsh this morning, first time ever noticed in over 20 years here. Bright morning perched high 9.30 am looking down regally and menacingly on small birds feeding from hanging nut feeder.PC

Redpoll at Turvey (Photo by Michael Keating)



20 December 2015

Gulls at Howth Pier (Photo by Bill Quinn)



18 December 2015

Howth East Pier:  1st winter Black Guillemot and Little Grebe.TC&MC

Black Guillemot at Howth (Photo by Tom Carroll)



16 December 2015

Purple Sandpiper at Howth  (Photo by Ita Martin)


Chiffchaff at Balscadden Beach Howth (Photo by Vincent Hall)


Rock Pipit  at Balscadden Beach Howth (Photo by Vincent Hall)



15 December 2015

Baldoyle: Pair of Blackap and 1 Goldcrest. TC&MC

Black-headed Gull at Clongriffin (J18J ringed in Stavanger, Norway on 4th June 2015) - (Photo by Tom Carroll)


13 December 2015

Short-eared Owl at Damastown Avenue, Dublin 15 at 6 p.m. (Photo by Terry McLoughlin)



8 December 2015

Thrush at Glasnevin (Photo by Des Fay)



Blue Tit at Glasnevin (Photo by Des Fay)


7 December 2015

Redpoll at Turvey (Photo by Michael Keating)



2 December 2015

Grey Wagtail at Howth (Photo by Harry Bailey)



1 December 2015

Pintail at Bull Island (Photo by Liam Kane)


Stonechat (m) at Howth (Photo by Harry Bailey)


 
 

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