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Monday, 10 November 2014

72 Pinkfeet at Lurgangreen fields


Phone bins photo of the Pinkfeet in fields at south west end of Lurgangreen.

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

OSPREY AND YELLOW WAGTAIL SEEN.

 A   GREAT  FEW  DAYS AT THE HIDE WITH AN OSPREY AND A YELLOW WAGTAIL AT THE SITE.


Friday, 20 June 2014

Shoveler and tufted duck.

1 Shoveler
1 Tufted duck
1Brent
1 juv b.h. gull first of the summer.
All seen at 8 pm.

Sunday, 8 June 2014

Hide door now fixed

Hide door can now be opened without tbe use of key plus crowbar..
A adult argentatus herring gull and 5 manx shearwaters were seen yesterday.

Tuesday, 3 June 2014

Med.Gull

A 1st summer med gull was in front of the hide on the rising tide yesterday.

Thursday, 8 May 2014

2 little terns 1 glaucous gull

2 little tern spent 10 mins on mudflats then flew south.
1 Glaucous gull was far out on mud flats looked to be a 2nd year bird.
2 Barnacle geese far out feeding on grass bank.
Whitethroat at hide.
Spot fly and little gulls seen in last few days.

Saturday, 19 April 2014

2 Avocets Lurgangreen

2 Avocets were seen today just north of hide around the mouth of the river fane.The hide will be open about 11am to 6 pm tomorrow sunday.

Sunday, 13 April 2014

A Great Open Day



Some good birds today including a goosander 5 gadwall a ring billed gull and a summer slavonian grebe.
Keys for hide can be got at Coachmans tea rooms for  a returnable deposite.

Saturday, 5 April 2014

Open day of the Oscar Merne Hide Sunday April 13 at 11 to 6 pm.

/U0FyQnoY9rI/AAAAAAAADnc/mqa_D2u8TQ0/s3200/20140406_130220.mp4" imageanchor="1" >The new hide will be open to the public at 11 to 6 pm on sunday april 13. Directions for hide are driving from dundalk on the old dublin road, you pass the fairways hotel going south just before you get to the coachmans tea rooms on the left ,turn left down the small road leading down to the southside of the mouth of the river fane.Parking at the coachmans is avavilable. Birdwatchers will be at the hide to show any birds of interest to all visitors. All Welcome. Gerry o neill. Above.Todds Canada Goose seen at Lurgangreen today.

Wednesday, 5 March 2014