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Species accounts: North American warblers

Northern Parula Parula americana

 

Vagrant from North America: one record.

 

2003:     First-year male, trapped and ringed, Brownstown Head, 8 October (third Irish record).

 

The only previous records were from Co Cork in October 1983 (Firkeel) and September 1989 (Dursey Island).

 

 

 

Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia

 

Vagrant from North America: one record (the first for Ireland).

 

1995:     First-year male, Brownstown Head, 11-12 October.

 

This was quickly followed by a second individual at Kilbaha, Co Clare from 13 October 1995, which was seen by a much larger number of observers. 

 

 

 

Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata

 

Vagrant from North America: one record.

 

1993:     First-year, Brownstown Head, 3 October.

 

The fifth(?) Irish record of the species, and first of three North American warbler to be recorded at Brownstown Head during 1993-2003.

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