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Colour-ringed Whimbrels


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Whimbrel migration at North Bull Island


23/07/2017

23/07/2017


Recent Sightings of Interest:
DateSpeciesNumberObserverLocation
27-Jul-2017 WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus 1 Ciaran Dunne Sutton Creek 
27-Jul-2017 WheatearOenanthe oenanthe 1 Ciaran Dunne Bull Wall 
27-Jul-2017 SparrowhawkAccipiter nisus 1 Ger Franck Causeway 
27-Jul-2017 KestrelFalco tinnunculus 1 Ger Franck Causeway 
27-Jul-2017 DunnockPrunella modularis 1 Ger Franck mainland end of causeway 
27-Jul-2017 KestrelFalco tinnunculus 1 Mark Collins River Santry outflow 
27-Jul-2017 Carrion Crow hybridCorvus corone corone/cornix 1 Mark Collins River Santry outflow 
27-Jul-2017 Golden PloverPluvialis apricaria 1 Mark Collins north saltmarsh 
27-Jul-2017 Mediterranean GullLarus melanocephalus 1 Mark Collins Causeway 
25-Jul-2017 Mediterranean GullLarus melanocephalus 3 Ciaran Dunne Causeway 
25-Jul-2017 WheatearOenanthe oenanthe 1 Ciaran Dunne Beach south end 
25-Jul-2017 SanderlingCalidris alba 29 Ciaran Dunne Beach south end 
23-Jul-2017 Mediterranean GullLarus melanocephalus 1 Mark Collins south lagoon (high water) 
23-Jul-2017 GreenshankTringa nebularia  10 Mark Collins south saltmarsh 
23-Jul-2017 PeregrineFalco peregrinus 1 Mark Collins south saltmarsh 
23-Jul-2017 Black-tailed GodwitLimosa limosa 261 Mark Collins River Santry outflow 
23-Jul-2017 WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus 14 Mark Collins Causeway 
21-Jul-2017 Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatus 2 Ciaran Dunne Bull Wall 
21-Jul-2017 LapwingVanellus vanellus 14 Ciaran Dunne Causeway 
21-Jul-2017 GannetMorus bassanus 1 Ciaran Dunne Bull Wall 
19-Jul-2017 WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus 4 Mark Collins Causeway 
19-Jul-2017 Black-tailed GodwitLimosa limosa 196 Mark Collins River Santry outflow 
19-Jul-2017 Little EgretEgretta garzetta 25 Tom Carroll River Santry outflow 
19-Jul-2017 LapwingVanellus vanellus 3 Tom Carroll River Santry outflow 
19-Jul-2017 WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus 1 Tom Carroll Causeway 
17-Jul-2017 Mediterranean GullLarus melanocephalus 2 Ciaran Dunne Bull Wall 
13-Jul-2017 LinnetCarduelis cannabina 44 Mark Collins north saltmarsh 
11-Jul-2017 Mediterranean GullLarus melanocephalus 4 Tom Cooney south saltmarsh 
11-Jul-2017 SparrowhawkAccipiter nisus 1 Tom Cooney Causeway 
11-Jul-2017 Little EgretEgretta garzetta 43 Tom Cooney north saltmarsh, south saltmarsh, River Santry outflow 
11-Jul-2017 Green SandpiperTringa ochropus 1 Tom Cooney south saltmarsh 
11-Jul-2017 PeregrineFalco peregrinus 1 Tom Cooney Northern end 
09-Jul-2017 Mute SwanCygnus olor 6 Mark Collins Wooden Bridge 
09-Jul-2017 WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus 4 Mark Collins south mudflats 
08-Jul-2017 Carrion Crow hybridCorvus corone corone/cornix 1 Mark Collins River Santry outflow 


DISTURBANCE REPORTS: reported by naturalists and the general public where excessive disturbance/damage was caused to birds, wildlife and habitats within the National Nature Reserve. PHOTOS
DateActivityNumberImpact onLocation
23-Jul-2017 Kayaking 1 roost sites/roosting birds,   south lagoon (high water) 
17-Jul-2017 Motor boat 1 General disturbance,   Sutton Creek 
09-Jul-2017 Canoeing 1 Birds on water at high tide,   south lagoon (high water) 
26-Jun-2017 paddling surf boards 1 roost sites/roosting birds,   south lagoon (high water) 

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