Compiled by Barry Nightingale and Harry Hussey

This summary of unchecked reports covers the period from early October to early November 2019.

Headlines In an extraordinary period for top-drawer rarities, a Paddyfield Pipit in Cornwall was new to the Western Palearctic and a Least Bittern in Co. Kerry was the first for Ireland. Other Nearctic visitors included a Short-billed Dowitcher in Co.


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