Irish Birding Sighting Record

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Sighting Ref : IB104024
Sighting Date : 15 Dec 17
Common Name : Goosander
Scientific Name : Mergus merganser
Location : Newcastle / Kilcoole
County : Wicklow
Number Seen : 1
Principal Observer(s) : Niall T. Keogh, João de Brito Not Specified
Reported By : Not Specified
Comments : 11:15 male flew in over Six Mile Point from the north, circled low over the East Coast Nature Reserve coastal fields and then headed back north. Later seen in the lagoon at Webb's field, Kilcoole.