outer hebrides bird

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  1. Wheatear

    Wheatear

    Wheatear, South Uist (C) Ian Thompson
  2. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 30th August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 30th August 2019. Updated throughout the day Lochmaddy, North Uist 33 Storm Petrels, 50+ Manx Shearwaters, 3 Arctic Terns, 2 Great Skuas and an Arctic Skua were seen from the lochmaddy - Uig ferry this morning Pollachar, South Uist 2...
  3. Eastern Kingbird

    Eastern Kingbird

    Eatern Kingbird, Bornish, South Uist 2016. (C) Andrew Stevenson. First British Record
  4. Buzzard

    Buzzard

    Buzzard, South Uist (C) Ian Thompson
  5. Hawkeye

    29th August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 29th August 2019. Updated throughout the day Callanish, Isle of Lewis A Reed Warbler was found dead there today. The finder said that it "literally fell out of the sky" Loch Sandary, North Uist 4 Ruff and 10+ Black-tailed Godwits were...
  6. Hawkeye

    28th August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 28th August 2019. Updated throughout the day The Braighe, Isle of Lewis 13 Black Throated Divers were very close to shore at the airport end this afternoon Loch Sandary, North Uist 5 Ruff and 17 Black-tailed Godwits were around the loch...
  7. Hawkeye

    27th August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 27th August 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist 4 Whimbrel and a Lapland Bunting was seen on the reserve today Loch Sandary, North Uist 35 Black-tailed Godwits and 2 Ruff were by the loch Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist...
  8. Rose-coloured Starling

    Rose-coloured Starling

    Rose-coloured Starling, North Uist 2019. (C) Peter de Vries
  9. Hawkeye

    26th August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 26th August 2019. Updated throughout the year Plasterfield, Stonoway, Lewis 30 Black-tailed Godwits were in fields opposite the estate today Loch Sandary, North Uist 3 Black-tailed Godwits and 2 Ruff were around the loch this evening...
  10. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 25th August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today. 25th August 2019. Updated throughout the day Sound of Taransay, Isle of Harris 135 Common Scoters were there today
  11. Rose-coloured Starling

    Rose-coloured Starling

    Rose-coloured Starling, Locheport, North Uist 2019. (C) Ani George
  12. Hawkeye

    24th August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 24th August 2019. Updated throughout the day Baleshare,North Uist 54 Black-tailed Godwits, 7 Whimbrel and 3 Ruff were there this afternoon Locheport, North Uist The Rose-coloured Starling is still visiting a garden there Ardivachar...
  13. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 23rd August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 23rd August 2019. Updated throughout the day Seilebost, Isle of Harris 7 Black-tailed Godwits seen there today Loch Paible, North Uist The juvenile Curlew Sandpiper were seen there again today along with 48 Knot and 7 Grey Plover...
  14. Hawkeye

    22nd August 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 22nd August 2019. Updated throughout the day Butt of Lewis 1 dark phase Artic Skua , 3 Great Skua, 200+ Manx Shearwaters, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 15 Storm Petrels, and 3 Black-throated Divers passed south between 0900 - 1200. 11 Black-tailed...
  15. Juvenile Starling

    Juvenile Starling

    Juvenile Starling, South Uist 2019 (C) Ian Thompson
  16. Merlin

    Merlin

    Merlin, Isle of Barra, August 2019 (C) Bruce Taylor
  17. Robin

    Robin

    Juvenile Robin, Barvas, Lewis August 2019 (C) Graham Forsyth
  18. Long-eared Owl

    Long-eared Owl

    Juvenile Long-eared Owl, North Loch Eynort, South Uist 2019 (C) Martin Izzard
  19. Red-breasted Merganser

    Red-breasted Merganser

    Red-breasted Merganser, South Uist. (C) Ian Thompson
  20. Puffin

    Puffin

    Puffin, 2019 (C) Glyn Evans