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Rare Birds in 2004

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Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis - 3rd for Iceland
H÷fn (SE)
30 September 2004

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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Hali, Su­ursveit (SE)
30 September 2004

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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio - 10th for Iceland
١rsh÷fn (NE)
29 September 2004

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© Gaukur Hjartarson

Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
Sau­anes, Langanes (NE)
29 September 2004

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis - 1st for Iceland
Baulutj÷rn, Mřrar (SE)
Sept - Oct 2004

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Snow Goose Anser caerulescens
Gar­ur (SW)
28 September 2004

Two adult birds with Greylag Geese.
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© Jˇhann Ëli Hilmarsson

Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris - 12th for Iceland
Raufarh÷fn (NE)
28 September 2004

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris - 11th for Iceland
١roddssta­ir, Mi­nes (SW)
25 September 2004

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
N˙pur, Eyjafj÷ll (S)
19 September 2004

© DanÝel Bergmann

Painted Lady Cynthia cardui
Nor­urgar­ur, Mřrdalur (S)
19 September 2004

A rare but annual summer & autumn vagrant in Iceland.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Little Gull Larus minutus
J÷kulsßrlˇn glacier lagoon (SE)
19 September 2004

Juvenile (right) with Black-legged Kittiwake.
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© DanÝel Bergmann

Little Gull Larus minutus
J÷kulsßrlˇn glacier lagoon (SE)
19 September 2004

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Birders looking (partly!) at the Little Gull
J÷kulsßrlˇn glacier lagoon (SE)
19 September 2004

From left to right: Gunnlaugur Ůrßinsson, Sigmundur ┴sgeirsson,
Gunnlaugur PÚtursson, Stefßn ┴ki Ragnarsson, Edward Barry
Rickson and Yann Kolbeinsson.

© DanÝel Bergmann

Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola - 1st for Iceland
Brekka, Lˇn (SE)
18 September 2004

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Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
VÝk, Lˇn (SE)
18 September 2004

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
KrossbŠr, Nes (SE)
18 September 2004

© DanÝel Bergmann

Eurasian Siskin Carduelis spinus
Smyrlabj÷rg, Su­ursveit (SE)
18 September 2004

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Fit, Eyjafj÷ll (S)
13 September 2004

© Jakob Sigur­sson

Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Hvalsnes, Mi­nes (SW)
11 September 2004

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© Jakob Sigur­sson

Ruff Philomachus pugnax
┴lftanes (SW)
11 September 2004

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© Jakob Sigur­sson

Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Skßlafell, Su­ursveit (SE)
10 September 2004

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© Bj÷rn Arnarson

Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
ReykjavÝk (SW)
29 August 2004

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© Jakob Sigur­sson

Common Swift Apus apus
Heimaey (S)
22 August 2004

© Jˇhann Ëli Hilmarsson

Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Einarslundur, H÷fn (SE)
12 August 2004

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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina - 4th for Iceland
Horn, Nes (SE)
11 August 2004

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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina - 4th for Iceland
Horn, Nes (SE)
11 August 2004

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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Kßlfafellssta­ur, Su­ursveit (SE)
11 August 2004

© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus
1,5 nm N of Flatey, Skjßlfandi (NE)
4 August 2004

Second-summer.

© Jˇhann Ëli Hilmarsson

Snowy Owl Nyctea scandiaca
Vestfir­ir (NW)
24 July 2004

Female or immature male.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Snowy Owl Nyctea scandiaca
Vestfir­ir (NW)
24 July 2004

Male.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Sabine's Gull Larus sabini
H÷fn (SE)
1 July 2004

Adult.
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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

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