Gallery photos taken by Tolka branch contributors from 2008- February 2009 


Ring-billed Gull, Nimos Pier, Galway. 1 February 2009. Jose Campos 


Iceland  Gull, Nimos Pier, Galway 1 February 2009. Jose Campos 


The introduced White- tailed Eagles above, Killarney. 1st February  2009 Neil O Reilly


Heron at the Zoo, January 2009! Joe Curtis 


First winter Herring Gull at the Zoo, January 2009. Ann May 


Dolphin Gull, Argentina. December 2008. Oscar Merne


Cattle Egrets, Timoleague, Co Cork. 12 January 2009 Eric Dempesy


Arabian Bustard with Northern Carmine Bee-Eater, Bilen Plains, Ethiopia. Aidan Kelly

 

 


Waxwing , Castleknock. Eric Dempsey


Waxwing, Castleknock.Shay Connolly 


Waxwings Castleknock. December 2008. Eric Dempsey


Snipe Rogerstown. John Fox

 

Mediterranean Gulls. Adult, Second Winter and First Winter birds. 14 December 2008 Eric Dempsey

 

Redwing 10 December, 2008. John Fox

Waxwings, 5 December 2008 . John Fox 

 

 


Goldfinch , Rogerstown. John Fox


Pied Wagtail, Loc Owel. Eric Dempsey


Hen Harrier, Rogerstown. Shay Connolly 

Brent on a frost covered playing pitch at Ashtown Station, 29 November 2008.Josť Campos

 

 

 

 


Black Guillemot in winter plumage, 2 November 2008.Clogherhead. Shay Connolly

 


Little Grebe, Bushy Park Dublin. Shay Connolly

 


Long-billed Dowitcher, Soldier's Point., Dundalk. 29 October 2008.. John Fox 


 


Scarlet Tanager ( Juv) at Garinish, close to Dursey, Co Cork. John Fox  11 October 2008

 

 


Swainsons Thrush, Dirk Lane, Galley Head. Co Cork  John Fox 11 October 2008

 

Little Blue Heron, Letterfrack, Co Galway. John Fox

 


Barred Warbler, Inishbofin. Eric Dempsey

Yellowbrowed Warbler, Inishbofin. Eric Dempsey


Snipe, Inishbofin. Eric Dempsey

 
Hobby, Mizen Head Owen Foley and Robert Vaughan

Chough, Inishbofin. Eric Dempsey