Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - November 28th:
Murlach, Ballyconneely, Galway, 2012.
Remained until 13th April 2013. 3rd Irish record.
Carrigadroghid Loch, Cork, 1977.
2 birds. 5th Irish Record
Ballymore, Wexford, 1958.
2nd Irish Record
First Records for
Today is 28th November. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:
Little Blue Heron
28th November, 1964.
Fazenda, Flores, Azores.
Found dead. Ringed as a nestling in New Jersey, USA, June 1964
Dennis, J.V. 1981. A summary of banded North American birds encountered in Europe. North American Bird Bander 6: 88-96