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Miscellaneous Notes

This page contains a variety of notes etc on various birding topics that may be of interest to South Dublin members. More will be added from time to time.


Title / Subject Author View
‡ ID of juvenile terns by Pat Lonergan updated February 2015.
* List of Irish Birds by Joe Hobbs updated to version 4.1 in April 2017.
End of Branch Notes
A Closer Look at Swifts and Hirundines (PDF 3MB). Dave Bird HERE
A Year in Birds (PDF 11.7MB)†. Dave Bird HERE
A Year in Birds (PDF 500KB)†. Dave Bird HERE
My Best Day Birding (PDF 2MB). Dermot Breen HERE
Drygalski Fjord, South Georgia (PDF 7.6MB)†. Mark Carmody HERE
Drygalski Fjord, South Georgia (PDF 650KB)†. Mark Carmody HERE
Belle of the Ball (to a Waxwing) (PDF). Eithne Cavanagh HERE
ID of Winter Ring-billed & Common Gulls (PDF 3.2MB). Derek Charles HERE
My Best Few Hours Birding in Ireland (PDF 2.1MB). Derek Charles HERE
Identification of Glaucous & Iceland Gull (PDF 4.7MB). Dick Coombes HERE
I'm Just Going to Check that Garden... (PDF 13MB)†. John Coveney HERE
I'm Just Going to Check that Garden... (PDF 700KB)†. John Coveney HERE
Rare trio on Cape Clear Island in 1983 (PDF 5.5MB)†. John Coveney HERE
Rare trio on Cape Clear Island in 1983 (PDF 500KB)†. John Coveney HERE
The Day with the Sting in the Tail (PDF 14MB)†. Kieran Fahy HERE
The Day with the Sting in the Tail (PDF 800KB)†. Kieran Fahy HERE
2016 South Dublin Bavaria Trip Report (PDF 1.7MB). Sean Geraty HERE
A List of Irish Birds - version 4.1 (PDF 6MB)*. Joe Hobbs HERE
First Irish records from Co. Galway (PDF). Joe Hobbs HERE
First Irish records from the East Coast region (PDF). Joe Hobbs HERE
Notes for Beginner Bird Watchers (PDF 5.25MB)†. Joe Hobbs HERE
Notes for Beginner Bird Watchers (PDF 750KB)†. Joe Hobbs HERE
The most recent Official Irish List (31-12-2015) (PDF). IRBC HERE
A Memorable Weekend Birding (PDF 8.8MB). Aidan G. Kelly HERE
2013 Dublin Bird Race - sightings round-up (PDF). Niall T. Keogh HERE
2013 Wicklow Bird Race - sightings round-up (PDF). Niall T. Keogh HERE
2014 Wicklow Bird Race - sightings round-up (PDF). Niall T. Keogh HERE
2017 Dublin Bird Race - sightings round-up (PDF). Niall T. Keogh HERE
Juvenile Common, Arctic & Roseate Terns‡ (PDF 4MB). Pat Lonergan HERE
Identification of Juvenile Peeps (PDF 6.3MB). Pat Lonergan HERE
Sailing on the Research Vessel Celtic Explorer (PDF). Stephen McAvoy HERE
2013 Patchwork Challange (PDF). Stephen McAvoy HERE
2014 Branch Trip to Andalucía - Report (PDF 1MB). Stephen McAvoy HERE
2015 Branch Trip to Austria - Report (PDF 1.7MB). Stephen McAvoy HERE
2011 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 10.3MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2011 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 2.5MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2012 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 11.2MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2012 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 3.7MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2013 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 12.4MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2013 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 3.7MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2014 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 14MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2014 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 3.6MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2015 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 19MB)†. NIBirding HERE
2015 Northern Ireland Bird Report (PDF 3MB)†. NIBirding HERE
Identification of Cormorants and Shags (PDF 3MB). Michael O'Keeffe HERE
Dublin Bay Birds Project (PDF 730KB). Ricky Whelan HERE

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