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  1. Purple Sandpiper

    Purple Sandpiper

    Purple Sandpiper, South Uist (C) Ian Thompson
  2. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 4th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 2 Great Tits, 9 Brambling, 2 Goldfinches and a pair of Siskin were visiting garden feeders in Willowglentoday. Coot Loch, Benbecula The drake *Ring-necked Duck* and...
  3. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 3rd February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 3rd February 2019. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis An adult and 2nd winter Glaucous Gull and a 2nd winter Iceland Gull were there this morning The Braighe, Isle of Lewis 3 Black-throated Divers, 50+ Long-tailed...
  4. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 30th January 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 30th January 2019. Updated throughout the day Rubh' Arnal, North Uist 3 Glaucous Gull (3CY and 2 juveniles), an adult Iceland Gull, an adult Kumlien's Gull and 36 Brent Geese were there this morning Clachan, South Uist A drake...
  5. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 4th January 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th January 2019. Updated throughout the day Berneray 1,900 Barnacle Geese were at the south end of the island Aileodair, North Uist The drake *American Wigeon* was again on Loch there Balranald, North Uist The Cackling Goose and small...
  6. Ring-necked Duck

    Ring-necked Duck

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

    National Rarity 14th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 14th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Ollag, South Uist There has been an unconfirmed report of a ***Snowy Owl*** being seen opposite the Lochcarnan turn off on the A865 today South Glendale, South Uist 4 Blackcaps are still to...
  8. 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...
  9. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 28th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 28th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Ormaclate, South Uist The *Cattle Egret* was there again today Ardabroc, Isle of Lewis A Great Tit was seen there this afternoon Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 9 Waxwings and a Great Tit were seen...
  10. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 27th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 27th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Lionaclete , Benbecula The juvenile *American Golden Plover* was there again today West Gerinish, South Uist 2 juvenile *American Golden Plovers* were seen on the Range Loch Stiapabhat, Isle...
  11. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 26th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 26th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Stoneybridge, South Uist The **Cattle Egret** was again in the area but very mobile. Butt of Lewis 3 Snow Buntings were seen around the lighthouse this evening Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 2...
  12. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 25th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 25th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Hirta, St. Kilda 1,150+ Redwings arrived on the island today and a Fieldfare was in the village The Butt of Lewis 3 Snow Buntings were there today. An Arctic Tern was seen nearby off Port of...
  13. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 12th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 12th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis A 1st winter *Mediterranean Gull* was on the beach at Holm The Butt of Lewis 25+ Fieldfare were seen arriving off the sea before heading on south Tarbert, Isle of...
  14. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 11th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 11th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Loch Sandray, North Uist A ***Lesser Yellowlegs*** was there this morning. Circa 70 Black-tailed Godwits were also in the area Hirta, St Kilda The female ***Snowy Owl*** was once agin in the...
  15. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 9th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 9th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Eoligarry, Isle of Barra The ***Isabelline Shrike*** was again in the garden of Donscurravel House Bornish, South Uist The *Common Rosefinch* is still to be found in a garden there Isle of...
  16. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 7th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 7th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Askernish, South Uist The *American Golden Plover* was again in the fields opposite the clubhouse Rubha Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:45 - 10:05 Weather: Wind S F7-8, heavy rain...
  17. Lesser Yellowlegs

    Lesser Yellowlegs

    lesser yellowlegs, Askernish, South Uist October 2018 (C) Ian Thompson
  18. Lesser Yellowlegs

    Lesser Yellowlegs

    lesser yellowlegs, Askernish, South Uist October 2018 (C) Ian Thompson
  19. American Golden Plover

    American Golden Plover

    American Golden Plover, Askernish, South Uist October 2018 (C) Ian Thompson
  20. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 6th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today 6th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Hirta, St Kilda The **Snowy Owl*** was once again in the village. 117 Icelandic Redwings were all newly arrived on the island Eoligarry, Isle of Barra The ***Isabelline Shrike*** was again in...