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  1. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 16th December 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 16th December 2018. Updated throughout the day Borve, Berneray At least 100 Snow Buntings were the machair Aileodair, North Uist A drake *American Wigeon* was on the loch today Borve, Barra The small Canada Goose was again on the...
  2. Ring-necked Duck

    Ring-necked Duck

    Ring-necked Duck (C) Hugh Insley. Loch an Os, Iochar, South Uist. May 2018
  3. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 13th December 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 13th December 2018. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:20 - 10:35 Weather: Wind SSE F7 gust f9. 8/8 cloud. Temp 5.5C. A 2+ hour seawatch this morning produced 40 Eider (S), 4 Long-tailed Duck (S), 1...
  4. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 8th December 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 8th December 2018. Updated throughout the day. Sound of Taransay, Isle of Harris 4 Surf Scoters - 3 drakes and 1 female reported there this morning. Benbecula The drake *Ring-necked Duck* was on seen the island. Also present were 12...
  5. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 4th December 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 4th December 2018. Updated throughout the day. Iochar, South Uist A Woodcock was flushed by the road there this afternoon Rubha Arvule, South Uist Seen during a two and a half hour sea watch there today: 08:05 to 10:30 Wind WNW f4, mix...
  6. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 3rd December 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 3rd December 2018. Updated throughout the day Hirta, St Kilda The ***Snowy Owl*** was in the quarry this afternoon Little Loch Roag, Isle of Lewis The Little Egret was again seen on the loch yesterday Loch Sandary,North Uist The drake...
  7. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 1st December 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 1st Decemebr 2018. Updated throughout the day South Glendale, South Uist 2 Blackcaps were in a garden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:10 - 10:40 Weather: Wind SSW F4, cloudy, a little brighter later. Temp 8.6C. A 2+...
  8. D

    Local Rarity 28th November 2018

    GREAT WHITE EGRET Borghastan Carloway Loch Isle of Lewis 10.38am
  9. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 26th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 26th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Hirta, St Kilda A single Greenland White-fronted Goose was in the village today Loch Sandary, North Uist The drake *Green-winged Teal* was still on the loch. A pale-bellied Brent Goose was...
  10. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 24th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 24th November 2018 Stornoway, Lewis A Pink-footed Goose was at Sand Street today Sound of Taransay, Isle of Harris 3 drake Surf Scoters, circa 320 Common Scoters and 36+ Slavonian Grebes were there today Sound of Harris: A 1CY Surf...
  11. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 20th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western isles bird sightings for today, 20th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Aileodair, North Uist A drake *American Wigeon* was seen on the loch today Borve, Berneray Circa 20 Snow Buntings and 3 Pink-footed Geese were on the machair there South Glendale,South Uist...
  12. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 19th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 19th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Langass Woods, North Uist 9 Crossbills were seen there today Kilpheder, South Uist A 1CY Rook was at the point this morning South Glendale, South Uist 5 Blackcaps, 2 Bramblings and a...
  13. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 18th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today. 18th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Paiblesgarry, North Uist The Cackling Goose and Canada Goose were there this morning The drake *Green-winged Teal*, a pale-bellied Brent Goose, 13 Pink-footed Geese and 2 Black-tailed Godwits...
  14. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 17th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 17th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Hougharry, North Uist A Coot was on Loch na Reivil today Knockintorran, North Uist A Cackling Goose, Canada Goose, a pale-bellied Brent Goose and 13 Pink-footed Geese were with Barnacles...
  15. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 7th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 7th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Hirta, St Kilda Late news of the ***Snowy Owl*** being present in the village yesterday Loch Bornish, South Uist A Little Egret was on the loch today South Glendale, South Uist 3 Blackcaps...
  16. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 5th November 2018

    Port of Ness, Isle of Lewis A juvenile *Common Rosefinch* was seen this morning in the garden of the old Post Office (with House Sparrows). [see post below] Cliasmol, Isle of Harris A male Blackcap which has been present in a garden there for a week was joined by a female today Liniclate...
  17. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 3rd November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 3rd November 2018. Updated throughout the day Ardabroc, Isle of Lewis The Great Tit was again seen there this morning South Glendale, South Uist A male Blackcap was in a garden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:05 -...
  18. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 31st October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 31st October 2018. Updated throughout the day Loch Hosta, North Uist A female type Common Scoter was seen on the loch South Glendale, South Uist A Brambling was in a garden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:05 - 11:10...
  19. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 30th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western isles bird sightings for today, 30th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 55 Waxwings were behind the Bangla Spice restaurant in Stornoway this morning and a further 8 were seen on Churchill Drive later in the day. A Little Egret was at the...
  20. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 29th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 29th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Loch Sandary, North Uist A drake *Green-winged Teal* was on the loch early afternoon Hirta, St Kilda A Sooty Shearwater was seen passing offshore this morning. Butt of Lewis A Glaucous Gull...