Rare birds in Britain and Ireland update


This video from San Francisco in the USA says about itself:

23 February 2011

Several pair of American Wigeons were found at Stow Lake in Golden Gate Park.

From Rare Bird Alert in Britain:

Thursday 26th February 2015

Lingering rarities included Harlequin Duck (Aberdeenshire), Ferruginous Duck (Gloucestershire), Black Scoter (Northumberland), Penduline Tits (Devon), Laughing Gulls (Wirral and Co Cork), Lesser Yellowlegs (Co Dublin) and King Eider (Cornwall).

The best of the rest included Dotterel and Little Bunting (Cornwall), two Cattle Egrets, two American Wigeons, three Glossy Ibises, five Rough-legged Buzzards and eight Waxwings.

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