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Lady's Island Lake Lady's Island Lake, June 2010. © Josh Jones
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18:41 22/06/17
13:48 17/06/17
20:59 16/06/17
21:48 10/06/17
21:33 05/06/17
11:14 05/06/17
21:45 04/06/17
15:19 03/06/17
21:11 02/06/17
15:33 30/05/17

10 reports returned.

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hide section Past rarities in Wexford (88 species)

The following species have occurred in Wexford and are listed in the ORB archive. Bird News Extra subscribers can click on each species for details of past Wexford records.

Pied-billed Grebe  
Black-browed Albatross  
Fea's/Zino's Petrel  
American Bittern  
Little Bittern  
Squacco Heron  
Whistling Swan (ssp. columbianus)  
Lesser White-fronted Goose  
Baikal Teal  
American Black Duck  
Blue-winged Teal  
King Eider  
Northern Harrier  
Pallid Harrier  
Gyr Falcon  
Baillon's Crake  
Black-winged Stilt  
Cream-coloured Courser  
American Golden/Pacific Golden Plover  
Pacific Golden Plover  
Semipalmated Sandpiper  
Western Sandpiper  
Red-necked Stint  
Least Sandpiper  
Baird's Sandpiper  
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper  
Broad-billed Sandpiper  
Stilt Sandpiper  
Great Snipe  
Dowitcher sp.  
Short-billed Dowitcher  
Long-billed Dowitcher  
Hudsonian Whimbrel  
Upland Sandpiper  
Marsh Sandpiper  
Lesser Yellowlegs  
Solitary Sandpiper  
Terek Sandpiper  
Spotted Sandpiper  
Wilson's Phalarope  
Franklin's Gull  
Bonaparte's Gull  
Azorean Yellow-legged Gull (ssp. atlantis)  
Ross's Gull  
Ivory Gull  
Gull-billed Tern  
Caspian Tern  
Elegant Tern  
Forster's Tern  
Whiskered Tern  
American Black Tern (ssp. surinamensis)  
BrĂ¼nnich's Guillemot  
Pallas's Sandgrouse  
Great Spotted Cuckoo  
Yellow-billed Cuckoo  
Eurasian Scops Owl  
Snowy Owl  
Chimney Swift  
Little Swift  
European Roller  
Tawny Pipit  
Red-throated Pipit  
Buff-bellied Pipit  
Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin  
Siberian Stonechat  
Pied Wheatear  
Black-eared Wheatear  
Desert Wheatear  
American Robin  
Savi's Warbler  
Aquatic Warbler  
Paddyfield Warbler  
Great Reed Warbler  
Booted Warbler  
Hume's Warbler  
Eastern Bonelli's/Western Bonelli's Warbler  
Western Bonelli's Warbler  
Daurian Shrike  
Lesser Grey Shrike  
Balearic Woodchat Shrike (ssp. badius)  
Red-eyed Vireo  
Blackpoll Warbler  
Pine Bunting  
Black-headed Bunting  
Rose-breasted Grosbeak  

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Tue 26/07/16
Rarity finders: Western Sandpiper at Tacumshin
Rarity finders Western Sandpiper at Tacumshin
Paul Kelly discovered Ireland's fifth Western Sandpiper as part of an astonishing run of quality shorebirds at Co Wexford's birding hot-spot.  read on read on
Wed 27/07/16
Rarity finders: Greater Sand Plover at Tacumshin - a new species for Ireland
Rarity finders Greater Sand Plover at Tacumshin — a new species for Ireland
A short morning visit to his local patch rewarded Killian Mullarney with a long-awaited national first.  read on read on
Sat 16/01/16
Rarity finders: Vega Gull - an Irish and Western Palearctic first
Rarity finders Vega Gull — an Irish and Western Palearctic first
Killian Mullarney's scrutinising of a huge gathering of gulls in an Irish harbour paid off big time with a potential first for the Western Palearctic.  read on read on

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Arthurstown Arthurstown ··S7110 S7110 upload upload update update
at sea at sea ·  upload upload add add
Balinoulart Balinoulart ·T2043 T2043 upload upload add add
Ballinaboola Ballinaboola ·S6609 S6609 upload upload add add
Ballinavary Ballinavary ·S9134 S9134 upload upload add add
Ballycarney Ballycarney ·S9649 S9649 upload upload add add
Ballyconnigar Ballyconnigar ·T1333 T1333 upload upload add add
Ballyhealy Ballyhealy ·T0005 T0005 upload upload add add
Ballynaclash Ballynaclash ·T1231 T1231 upload upload add add
Ballyteige Bay Ballyteige Bay ·S9204 S9204 upload upload add add
Ballyteigue Ballyteigue T1944 T1944 upload upload add add
Bannow Bay Bannow Bay ·S8108 S8108 upload upload add add
Barrystown Barrystown ··S8512 S8512 upload upload update update
Bridgetown Bridgetown ·S9909 S9909 upload upload add add
Bunclody Bunclody ·S9156 S9156 upload upload add add
Cahore Cahore ·T2247 T2247 upload upload add add
Camolin Camolin ·T0652 T0652 upload upload add add
Campile Campile ·S7113 S7113 upload upload add add
Carne Carne ·T1206 T1206 upload upload add add
Carnsore Point Carnsore Point ··T1204 T1204 upload upload update update
Castlebridge Castlebridge ·T0526 T0526 upload upload add add
Churchtown, nr Rosslare Churchtown, nr Rosslare ·T1205 T1205 upload upload add add
Coolcotts Coolcotts ·T0221 T0221 upload upload add add
Courtown Courtown ·T1956 T1956 upload upload add add
Crossfintan Point Crossfintan Point ·T1305 T1305 upload upload add add
Cullenstown Cullenstown ·S8708 S8708 upload upload add add
Curracloe Curracloe ·T1129 T1129 upload upload add add
Duncannon Duncannon ·S7308 S7308 upload upload add add
Duncormick Duncormick ·S9209 S9209 upload upload add add
Enniscorthy Enniscorthy ··S9739 S9739 upload upload update update
Fethard-on-Sea Fethard-on-Sea ··S7904 S7904 upload upload update update
Gorey Gorey ·T1559 T1559 upload upload add add
Greenore Point Greenore Point ·T1511 T1511 upload upload add add
Hook Head Hook Head X7397 X7397 upload upload add add
Jamestown Environmental Reserve Jamestown Environmental Reserve ·S9830 S9830 upload upload add add
Johnstown Castle Johnstown Castle ·T0216 T0216 upload upload add add
Killag Killag ·S9506 S9506 upload upload add add
Killinick Killinick ·T0512 T0512 upload upload add add
Killurin Killurin ·S9626 S9626 upload upload add add
Kilmore Quay Kilmore Quay ··S9602 S9602 upload upload update update
Kilmuckridge Kilmuckridge ·T1641 T1641 upload upload add add
Kilrane Kilrane ·T1211 T1211 upload upload add add
Lady's Island Lake Lady's Island Lake ··T0906 T0906 Site picture update update
Loftushall Loftushall   upload upload add add
Nethertown Nethertown T1204 T1204 upload upload add add
New Ross New Ross ·S7227 S7227 upload upload add add
Oaklands Lake Oaklands Lake ·S7125 S7125 upload upload add add
Oilgate Oilgate ·T0031 T0031 upload upload add add
Oldtown Oldtown ·T0206 T0206 upload upload add add
Oylegate Oylegate ·T0030 T0030 upload upload add add
Rathangan Rathangan ·S9409 S9409 upload upload add add
Raven Point Raven Point ·T1122 T1122 upload upload add add
Ring Marsh Ring Marsh ·T1005 T1005 upload upload add add
Rosslare Rosslare ·T1014 T1014 upload upload add add
Saltee Islands Saltee Islands ··X9597 X9597 Site picture update update
Saltmills Saltmills ·S7908 S7908 upload upload add add
Seafield Seafield ·T2059 T2059 upload upload add add
South Slob South Slob ·T0716 T0716 upload upload add add
Tacumshin Tacumshin ··T0406 T0406 Site picture update update
Tagoat Tagoat ·T1011 T1011 upload upload add add
Tallow Tallow ·W9993 W9993 upload upload add add
The Cull The Cull ·S9207 S9207 upload upload add add
Tomhaggard Tomhaggard ·T0308 T0308 upload upload add add
undisclosed site undisclosed site   upload upload add add
Wellingtonbridge Wellingtonbridge ·S8513 S8513 upload upload add add
Wexford town Wexford town ··T0522 T0522 upload upload update update
Wexford Wildfowl Reserve Wexford Wildfowl Reserve ···T0724 T0724 upload upload update update

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