western isles birds

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  1. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 1st March 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 1st March 2020. updated throughout the day Loch Ordais, Isle of Lewis A juvenile Glaucous Gull was there today Baleshare, North Uist Three Glaucous Gulls and a Snow Bunting were at Eachkamish this morning Craigston, Barra A juvenile...
  2. Hawkeye

    29th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 29th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Mangersta, Isle of Lewis A Snow Bunting was seen perched on the village cattle handling area this morning. Snow Bunting (C) and courtesy of Mangersta Croft Holidays
  3. Hawkeye

    28th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 28th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist A Glaucous Gull was seen at Eachkamish before flying out towards the Monarch Island
  4. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 26th February 2020

    Western Isles /Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 26th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Loch Stiapabhat, Isle of Lewis The ***Cackling Goose*** first reported on 13th February was seen again today at the north end of the loch amongst Barnacle Geese Stornoway, Isle of Lewis A...
  5. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 24th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 24th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Knockintorran, North Uist The adult white morph *Snow Goose* was there again today. A Coot was nearby on Loch Sandary Traigh Mhor, Barra A Little Auk was seen near the airport today
  6. Hawkeye

    23rd February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer hebrides bird sightings for today, 23rd February 2020. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis An adult Iceland and adult Glaucous Gull were present on the roost this morning Baleshare, North Uist A juvenile Glaucous Gull, 80+ Snow Buntings, a Slavonian...
  7. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 22nd February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 22nd February 2020. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist 4 immature Glaucous Gulls and 30+ Snow Buntings were there today
  8. Hawkeye

    21st February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 20th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, Isle of Lewis Two Glaucous Gulls were seen along the beach and several Snow Buntings were amonst Skylark on the machair this morning
  9. B

    Local Rarity 20th February 2020

    Barra. A White-billed Diver was off Eoligarry this afternoon, most likely a returning bird from last winter. The Green-winged Teal and a Slavonian Grebe were at Ardmhor, Ring-necked Duck on Loch Tangasdale and juvenile Glaucous Gull at Borve Point.
  10. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 19th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 19th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The two ***Richardson's Cackling Geese*** were seen at Traigh Iar today amongst Barnacle Geese. A 2CY Glaucous Gull was also there at a dead seal on the beach. The drake...
  11. Hawkeye

    18th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 18th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis Two adult Iceland gulls on the roost cliffs below the car park this morning Baleshare, North Uist Five juvenile Glaucous Gulls, a juvenile Iceland Gull and 30...
  12. B

    Local Rarity 17th February 2020

    Barra. The Ring-necked Duck was still on Loch Tangasdale. Nearby the juvenile Glaucous Gull was at Borve Point along with an immature Iceland Gull. A raft of at least 21 Black-throated Divers were off Ardmhor ferry terminal plus a Slavonian Grebe.
  13. Hawkeye

    16th February 2020

    Western Isles / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 16th February 2020 Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis A single adult Iceland Gull was at roost below the car park this morning. A drake Red-breasted Merganser was nearby on Loch na Tiumpan
  14. Hawkeye

    15th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 15th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Borve Point, Barra A first winter Glaucous Gull was seen there today
  15. Hawkeye

    14th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 14th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist Two juvenile Glaucous Gulls were on the island Carinish, Nort Uist A Jack Snipe was seen there today
  16. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 13th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 13th February 2020 The Butt of Lewis Two juvenile Glaucous Gulls were there today Loch Stiapabhat, Isle of Lewis A possible ***Todd's Canada Goose*** was reported as being present amongst the Barnacle Geese Balranald, North Uist The two...
  17. Dunnock

    Dunnock

    Dunnock, Barvas, Lewis (C) Graham Forsyth
  18. MisterT

    Local Rarity 10th February 2020

    12 Greenland White-fronts were at Loch Hallan this morning and a juvenile Glaucous and Iceland Gull were on the beach at Milton early afternoon
  19. Hawkeye

    9th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist At least one Glaucous Gull and an Iceland Gull were at Traigh Iar today Clacahan, South Uist The Little Egret was there again this morning on flooded fields to the south
  20. Hawkeye

    8th February 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 8th February 2020. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis A juvenile Iceland Gull was seen there today Stornoway, Isle of Lewis A juvenile Iceland Gull was by the fish factory in Marybank Clacahan, South Uist The Little...