July 2021

Last update 25.07.2021. at 23:32:21
 
   
19.07.2021.
Caspian Gull (Larus cachinnans) 1 1cy at Gauja river mouth, Riga district (I.Denisovs).

21.07.2021.
Common Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) 1 vocalizing at Kesterciems, Tukums district (L.Riherte). Late song.

 
20.07.2021.
Common Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) 1 vocalizing around 4:40 a.m. at Likupeni surroundings, Saldus district (K.Millers), 1 vocalizing at Lauteri surroundings, Limbazi district (G.Graubics). Late songs.

 
19.07.2021.
Sanderling (Calidris alba) 1 at Mangalsala pier, Riga (I.Denisovs). First autumn migrant record. Caspian Gull (Larus cachinnans) 2 1cy at Mangalsala pier, 1 2cy at Mangalsala - Vecaki shore line, Riga (I.Denisovs).

17.07.2021.
Ruddy Turnstone
(Arenaria interpres) 2 at Mangalsala pier, Riga (I.Denisovs). First autumn migrants record.

14.07.2021.
Temminck's Stint
(Calidris temminckii) 1 at Mangalsala pier, Riga (I.Denisovs). First autumn migrant record.

13.07.2021.
Brambling
(Fringilla montifringilla) 1 singing at Berzciems cemetery, Tukums district (V.Smislovs). Extremely rare during summer months.

 
12.07.2021.
Bar-tailed Godwit
(Limosa lapponica) 9 ad (4 MM,5 FF) at Engure shore line, Tukums district (E. & V.Smislovs). Red Knot (Calidris canutus) 1 at Lielupe river mouth, Jurmala, 1 at Ragaciems shore line, 1 at Engure shore line, Tukums district (E. & V.Smislovi). First autumn migrant records for both species. Crested Lark (Galerida cristata) 1 at Mersrags, Talsu district (E.Smislovs). Present also on 13.07.2021. (E.Smislovs).

11.07.2021.
Little Stint (Calidris minuta) 2 at Ragaciems shore line, Tukums district (M.Riherts). First autumn migrant record.

 
10.07.2021.
Curlew Sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea) 2 ad at Satini fish ponds, Saldus district (K.Millers, I.Grinerte), 10 ad at Skisterciems shore line, Limbazi district (S.Laime), 5 at Lielupe river mouth, Jurmala (I.Gaile). Broad-billed Sandpiper (Limicola falcinellus) 1 ad at Skisterciems shore line, Limbazi district (S.Laime). First autumn migrant records for all the species.

06.07.2021.
Mediterranean Gull (Ichthyaetus melanocephalus) 1 ad at Garupe shoreline, Riga district (I.Denisovs).