Specials

This page is for interesting species reported out of our regions.
Only new sightings will be posted on this page as they are reported.
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03/01/20 - Rough-legged Buzzard -  S Yorks - Thorne
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July
04/07/20 - 1415 - Spotted Sandpiper - Antrim - Aghagallon.

June
17/06/20 - Lesser Grey Shrike - Lothian - Auldhame.
17/06/20 - Rustic Bunting - Shetland - Foula. 

16/06/20 - Green Warbler - Shetland - Fair Isle. 

15/06/20 - 2000 - Asian Desert Warbler - Northumberland - Holy Island.

09/06/20 - LNY - Black-crowned Night Heron - Norfolk - Swafield - heard last night.

05/06/20 - Broad-billed Sandpiper - Norfolk - Potter Heigham Marshes.

02/06/20 - LNY - Green Warbler - Orkney - North Ronaldsay - trapped & ringed yesterday was Green not Greenish.

01/06/20 - Subalpine Warbler - Shetland - Foula.
01/06/20 - Booted Warbler - Shetland - Bakkasetter.
01/06/20 - LN - 27/05/20 - Little Bittern - Somerset & Bristol - belated news of 1 on Wednesday circling then headed W
May
31/05/20 - Western Subalpine Warbler - Shetland - Fair Isle.
31/05/20 - Caspian Tern - Hampshire - Eling.
31/05/20 - Lesser Grey Shrike - Shetland - Northdale, Unst.

30/05/20 - LNY - 1900 - Bearded Vulture - Dorset - Wimborne Minster.
30/05/20 - Little Bittern - Cornwall - St Levan.
30/05/20 - LNY - Upland Sandpiper - Cleveland - possible reported on Back Saltholme yesterday evening. 

29/05/20 - LNY - Black-and-white Warbler - Shetland - ad male showing well yesterday morning but no sign since.
29/05/20 - LNY - 2121 - Black-crowned Night Heron - Norfolk - Great Ryburgh.
29/05/20 - Red-footed Falcon - Norfolk - female still at Hickling Broad. 

28/05/20 - Red-backed Shrike - Suffolk - Felixstowe Ferry.
28/05/20 - Red-footed Falcon - Norfolk - Horsey.
28/05/20 - Eurasian Scops Owl - Cornwall - Nanjizal Valley - trapped & ringed this morning. 

27/05/20 - Collared Pratincole - Waterford - Tramore - at Tramore Backstrand.

26/05/20 - LN - 24/05/20 - Little Swift - South Yorkshire - Potteric Car YWT

17/05/20 - 1040 - Little Bittern - Dublin - Knock Lake - possible this morning in flight.

February
26/02/20 - Two-barred Crossbill - Co. Limerick - fem at Lough Gay Bog.
11/02/20 - LN - 14/12/19 - Tengmalm's Owl - Shetland - Mainland at Kergord in plantation.
02/02/20 - LNY - Black-tailed Gull - Glos - 2w yesterday.

January
29/01/20 - White-billed Diver - Orkney - South Ronaldsay. 
12/01/20 - Snowy Owl - Co. Cork - Adrigole.
08/01/20 - Common Crane - Norfolk - 35 Hickling Broad at dawn.
07/01/20 - Brown Shrike - Co. Cork - N of Cork.
06/01/20 - Lesser Yellowlegs - N. Yorks - Nosterfield LNR
04/01/20 - Blyth Pipit - Somerset.
04/01/20 - LNY - Black-winged Stilt - Cornwall - on River Fal SW of Coombe yesterday.
04/01/20 - White-billed Diver - Shetland.
03/01/20 - 1330 - Rough-legged Buzzard - S Yorks - WSW of Thorne just E of Stainforth N of Kirton Lane near commercial yard, viewed from Hatfield Pit Top via (PC)
01/01/20 - Desert Wheatear - Norfolk - S of Cart Gap.

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