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Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 2 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 3 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 4 Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii 16/01/2017 Kilcar 5 Snow Goose Anser caerulescens 6 Greylag Goose Anser anser 7 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 8 Tundra Bean Goose Anser serrirostris 23/12/2012 Inch Levels 9 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 10 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 11 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 12 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 13 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 14 Gadwall Anas strepera 15 Wigeon Anas penelope 16 American Wigeon Anas americana 17 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 18 Shoveler Anas clypeata 19 Pintail Anas acuta 20 Garganey Anas querquedula 21 Teal Anas crecca 22 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis 23 Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 24 Pochard Aythya ferina 25 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 26 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 27 Scaup Aythya marila 28 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 20/02/2014 Dunfanaghy New Lake 29 King Eider Somateria spectabilis 20/03/2014 Portnoo 30 Eider Somateria mollissima 31 Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata 30/11/2016 Murvagh 32 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 33 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 34 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 35 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 36 Smew Mergellus albellus 37 Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus 21/05/2015 Tory Island 38 Goosander Mergus merganser 39 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 40 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 41 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 42 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 43 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 44 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 45 White-billed Diver Gavia adamsii 12/05/2016 Tory Island 46 Wilson's Petrel Oceanites oceanicus 08/09/2017 Bloody Foreland 47 Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 48 Leach's Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa 49 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 50 Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae 04/09/2020 Fanad 51 Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea 52 Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis 53 Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus 54 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 55 Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus 56 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 57 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 58 Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 59 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 60 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis 61 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 12/12/2013 Dunfanaghy 62 Bittern Botaurus stellaris 10/01/2013 Inch Lake 63 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 21/12/2012 St.Johnston 64 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 65 Great White Egret Ardea alba 22/10/2019 Inch Lake 66 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 67 Gannet Morus bassanus 68 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 69 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 70 Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos 07/06/2014 Gregory Hill, Letterkenny 71 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 72 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 73 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 74 Red Kite Milvus milvus 20/11/2019 Cranford 75 Black Kite Milvus migrans 09/09/2010 Tory Island 76 White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 25/04/2009 Pollan Dam 77 Buzzard Buteo buteo 78 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 79 Corncrake Crex crex 80 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 81 Coot Fulica atra 82 Crane Grus grus 20/05/2012 Rossbeg 83 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 84 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 85 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 86 Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva 11/05/2016 Inch Lake 87 American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica 88 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 89 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 90 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 91 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 92 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 93 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 94 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 95 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 96 Curlew Numenius arquata 97 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 98 Redshank Tringa totanus 99 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 100 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 12/09/2014 Blanket Nook 101 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 102 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 08/08/2014 Inch Lake 103 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 104 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 06/10/2013 Tory Island 105 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 106 Knot Calidris canutus 107 Sanderling Calidris alba 108 Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla 30/09/2011 Inch Lake 109 Little Stint Calidris minuta 110 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis 111 Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 112 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 113 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 114 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 115 Dunlin Calidris alpina 116 Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus 14/10/2018 Inch Lake 117 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis 118 Ruff Philomachus pugnax 119 Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor 120 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus 121 Grey Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius 122 Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola 22/07/2019 Blanket Nook 123 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 124 Sabine's Gull Xema sabini 125 Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia 13/02/2018 Killybegs 126 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 127 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 128 Laughing Gull Larus atricilla 23/12/2018 Moville 129 Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus 130 Common Gull Larus canus 131 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 132 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 133 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 134 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 135 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 136 Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans 05/04/2013 Killybegs 137 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 138 Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus 18/01/2015 Killybegs 139 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 140 Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica 01/08/2012 Bloody Foreland 141 Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 142 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 143 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 144 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 145 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 146 White-winged Black Tern Chlidonias leucopterus 24/05/2014 Inch Lake 147 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 148 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 149 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus 150 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 151 Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus 152 Little Auk Alle alle 153 Guillemot Uria aalge 154 Razorbill Alca torda 155 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 156 Puffin Fratercula arctica 157 Rock Dove Columba livia 158 Stock Dove Columba oenas 159 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 160 Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur 161 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 162 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 163 Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 23/09/2009 Tory Island 164 Long-eared Owl Asio otus 165 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 166 Swift Apus apus 167 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 168 Wryneck Jynx torquilla 169 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 170 Merlin Falco columbarius 171 Hobby Falco subbuteo 17/04/2015 Tory Island 172 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 173 Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio 174 Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator 13/07/2020 Dunfanaghy 175 Jay Garrulus glandarius 176 Magpie Pica pica 177 Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax 178 Jackdaw Corvus monedula 179 Rook Corvus frugilegus 180 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 181 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 182 Raven Corvus corax 183 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 184 Coal Tit Periparus ater 185 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 186 Great Tit Parus major 187 Skylark Alauda arvensis 188 Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla 26/10/2019 Tory island 189 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 190 Swallow Hirundo rustica 191 House Martin Delichon urbicum 192 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 193 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 194 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 195 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix 196 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus 197 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 198 Blyth's Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum 08/10/2012 Tory Island 199 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 200 Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta 15/10/2015 Tory Island 201 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 202 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 203 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 204 Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria 205 Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca 206 Whitethroat Sylvia communis 207 Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla 27/10/2017 Malinmore 208 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 209 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 210 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 211 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 06/06/2012 Malinbeg another Tory 212 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 213 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus 214 Blackbird Turdus merula 215 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 216 Redwing Turdus iliacus 217 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 218 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 219 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 220 Robin Erithacus rubecula 221 Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos 13/05/2019 Tory Island 222 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 223 Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva 18/09/2014 Tory Island 224 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 225 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 226 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 227 Stonechat Saxicola torquatus 228 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 229 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 230 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 231 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 232 Dunnock Prunella modularis 233 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava Eastern Yellow Wagtail 234 Eastern Yellow Wagtail Motacilla tschutschensis 15/10/2013 Tory Island 235 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 236 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba also White Wagtail 237 Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi 238 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 239 Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis 240 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 07/04/2019 Fanad 241 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 242 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 243 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 244 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 245 Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus 246 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 247 Twite Carduelis flavirostris ********** ********** 248 Linnet Carduelis cannabina 249 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret also Mealy Redpoll 250 Common (Mealy) Redpoll Acanthis flammea 251 Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 252 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 253 Siskin Carduelis spinus 254 Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus 20/09/2020 Fanad 255 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 256 Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla 05/11/2015 Tory Island 257 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 258 Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus 259 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis