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Eyes and Ears Everywhere
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Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th July 2020

Cross, Isle of Lewis
The Rose-coloured Starling was still there today

Loch Mor, Baleshare
Four Black-tailed Godwits were by the loch

Rubha Ardvule, South Uist
Counting period: 06:20-10:10
Weather: Wind, light NW f2, mix of sunshine and cloudy spells.Temp 11-13c.

A near four hour seawatch this morning produced 1 Great Northern Diver (N), 5 Manx Shearwaters (1S 4N), 54 Gannets (12S 42N), 2 Shag (N), 2 Kittiwakes (S), 1 Arctic Skua (N), 1 Puffin (N) and 5 auk sp (4S 1N).
Also present in the area were Greylag Goose 4, Mallard 44, Tufted Duck 6, Grey Heron 2, Cormorant 8, Black-headed Gull 44, Little Gull [adult] 1, Common Gull 45, Great Black-backed Gull 6, Herring Gull 55, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Little Tern 2, Arctic Tern 30, Sand Martin 20, Pied Wagtail 2 and Meadow Pipit 8

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Nestling Swallows, (C) and courtesy of Bill Neill
 
Likes: Chris Johnson