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Rare Birds in 2006

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Long-billed Dowitcher - Kanadu­ra - Limnodromus scolopaceus
6th for Iceland
Eyrarbakki (S)
26 September 2006

Juvenile.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Ruff - R˙kragi - Philomachus pugnax
Mi­h˙s, Gar­ur (SW)
24 September 2006

Juvenile.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Barred Warbler - Hauks÷ngvari - Sylvia nisoria
Heimaey island (S)
21 September 2006

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Garden Warbler - Gar­s÷ngvari - Sylvia borin
Heimaey island (S)
19 September 2006

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Wood Warbler - GrŠns÷ngvari - Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Heimaey island (S)
19 September 2006

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Lapland Bunting - Sportittlingur - Calcarius lapponicus
Heimaey island (S)
19 September 2006

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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Citrine Wagtail - Mřrerla - Motacilla citreola
9th for Iceland
Brunnhˇlskirkja, Mřrar (SE)
17 September 2006

Juvenile.
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© DanÝel Bergmann

Citrine Wagtail - Mřrerla - Motacilla citreola
9th for Iceland
Brunnhˇlskirkja, Mřrar (SE)
16 September 2006

Juvenile.
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© Bj÷rn Arnarson

Icterine Warbler - SpÚs÷ngvari - Hippolais icterina
8th for Iceland
Smyrlabj÷rg, Su­ursveit (SE)
16 September 2006

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© Bj÷rn Arnarson

Icterine Warbler - SpÚs÷ngvari - Hippolais icterina
8th for Iceland
Smyrlabj÷rg, Su­ursveit (SE)
16 September 2006

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© Hrafn Svavarsson

Yellow-browed Warbler - Hno­ras÷ngvari - Phylloscopus inornatus
Smyrlabj÷rg, Su­ursveit (SE)
16 September 2006

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© Bj÷rn Arnarson

Willow Warbler - Laufs÷ngvari - Phylloscopus trochilus
Smyrlabj÷rg, Su­ursveit (SE)
16 September 2006

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© Hrafn Svavarsson

Spotted Flycatcher - GrßgrÝpur - Muscicapa striata
H÷fn (SE)
16 September 2006

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© Bj÷rn Arnarson

Laughing Gull - Hlßturmßfur - Larus atricilla
15th for Iceland
J÷kulsßrlˇn (SE)
15 September 2006

Second-winter, the sixth found this year !
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© Hrafn Svavarsson

Laughing Gull - Hlßturmßfur - Larus atricilla
15th for Iceland
J÷kulsßrlˇn (SE)
15 September 2006

Second-winter.
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© Hrafn Svavarsson

Citrine Wagtail - Mřrerla - Motacilla citreola
9th for Iceland
Brunnhˇlskirkja, Mřrar (SE)
14 September 2006

Juvenile.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Sabine's Gull - Ůernumßfur - Larus sabini
Ger­ar, Gar­ur (SW)
12 September 2006

Adult winter with single Glaucous and Herring Gulls and Black-legged Kittiwakes.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Willow Warbler - Laufs÷ngvari - Phylloscopus trochilus
Horn, Nes (SE)
12 September 2006

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© Bj÷rn Arnarson

Pectoral Sandpiper - RßkatÝta - Calidris melanotos
┌tskßlar, Gar­ur (SW)
11 September 2006

Juvenile.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Lesser Whitethroat - Netlus÷ngvari - Sylvia curruca
H÷fn (SE)
11 September 2006

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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Willow Warbler - Laufs÷ngvari - Phylloscopus trochilus
Horn, Nes (SE)
10 September 2006

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© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Lapland Bunting - Sportittlingur - Calcarius lapponicus
Heimaey island (S)
30 August 2006

Juvenile.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Willow Warbler - Laufs÷ngvari - Phylloscopus trochilus
HŠ­argar­ur, Nes (SE)
18 August 2006

Adult.

© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Sooty Shearwater - Grßskrofa - Puffinus griseus
Gar­skagi (SW)
14 August 2006

© Per Lif

Common Crane - Grßtrana - Grus grus
Sy­ribrekkur, Skagafj÷r­ur (N)
11 August 2006

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© Einar Gu­mann

Willow Warbler - Laufs÷ngvari - Phylloscopus trochilus
HŠ­argar­ur, Nes (SE)
25 July 2006

Adult.

© Brynj˙lfur Brynjˇlfsson

Bonaparte's Gull - Trjßmßfur - Larus philadelphia
Bakkatj÷rn, Seltjarnarnes (SW)
17 July 2006

Adult.
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© Hrafn Svavarsson

Ring-billed Gull - Hringmßfur - Larus delawarensis
ReykjavÝk (SW)
17 July 2006

Second-summer.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Steller's Eider - Blik÷nd - Polysticta stelleri
Sigur­arsta­avÝk, MelrakkaslÚtta (NE)
15 July 2006

Adult female (right) with Common Eider.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Ring-billed Gull - Hringmßfur - Larus delawarensis
Tj÷rnin, ReykjavÝk (SW)
10 July 2006

Second-summer.
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© Hrafn Svavarsson

Sabine's Gull - Ůernumßfur - Larus sabini
Rif (W)
9 July 2006

Left, with Black-headed Gull.
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© Andreas Gygax

Sooty Shearwater - Grßskrofa - Puffinus griseus
At sea near TvÝsker (SE)
7 July 2006

© Bj÷rn Arnarson

King Eider - Ă­arkˇngur - Somateria spectabilis
Siglufj÷r­ur (N)
1 July 2006

Adult drake, moulting.

© Hr÷nn Egilsdˇttir

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