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Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 11th May 2018

Caolas, Vatersay
The ***Lesser Yellowlegs*** was still present this afternoon (see Bruce's post below)

Loch a Roe, North Uist
2 drake *Green-winged Teal* were seen there mid morning

Loch Sandary, North Uist
A drake *Green-winged Teal* seen on the loch early afternoon (considered to be a third individual)

Barvas, Isle of Lewis
4 Common Redpolls there today

Loch Stiapavat, Isle of Lewis
2 Whooper Swans seen on the loch

Grenitote, North Uist
3 Knot, 2 Grey Plover and 12 Bar-tailed Godwits there this evening

Stinky Bay, Benbecula
A 3CY Glaucous Gull was seen there early this morning

Ardivachar, South Uist
A 3CY Glaucous Gull on the rocks late morning


Always Birding
Feb 6, 2017
Out early in the stiff wind and found 7 Whimbrel and 2 Black-tailed Godwits at Loch Hallan. 2 Arctic Skuas flew north along Askernish beach

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Turnstone and Dunlin, Askernish beach
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Senior Member
Feb 25, 2017
The lesser yellowlegs was still on Vatersay this afternoon, hunkered down among the rocks at the end of the bay sheltering from the gale and rain. 2 arctic skuas flew north past Brevig this evening.
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