richardson's cackling goose

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  1. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 20th March 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 20th March 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** were again seen on the reserve. Loch Sandary, North Uist The *Snow Goose*, two Pink-footed Geese and the Coot were there today Clachan...
  2. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 14th March 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 14th Marh 2020. Updated throughgout the day Loch Stiapabhat, Isles of Lewis The ***Richardson's Cackling Goose*** was again seen there amongst barnacle Geese. A juvenile Iceland Gull was also present West Gerinish, South Uist A pair of...
  3. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 11th March 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 11th March 2020. Updated throughout the day Loch Stiapabhat, Isle of Lewis The ***Richardson's Cackling Goose*** was again seen amongst Barnacle Geese Stornoway, Isle of Lewis The 3rd winter Glaucous Gull was again at Marybank Salmon...
  4. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 9th March 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th March 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald,North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese *** and a dark juvenile Iceland Gull were seen there today. An immature Glaucous Gull, drake Pintail and 60+ Snow Buntings were nearby at Aird an...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 26th January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 25th January 2020. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis Two adult Glaucous Gulls and an adult Iceland Gull were seen there today Balranald, North Uist The two ***Richardson's Cackling Geese*** were seen on the reserve...
  8. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 23rd January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 23rd January 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The 2 ***Richardson's Cackling Geese*** were in amongst the Barnacle Geese at Traigh Iar this morning. Also present were circa 25 Snow Buntings and a Glaucous Gull. An...
  9. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 22nd January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 22nd January 2020. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis An Iceland Gull was there today Balranald, North Uist The two ***Richardson's Cackling Geese*** were on the reserve this afternoon. The drake Pintail was on Loch...
  10. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 4th January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th January 2020. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 12 Long-tailed Tits are visiting a garden in the Willowglen area Balranald, North Uist The 2 ***Cackling Geese*** were amongst Barnacle Geese on the machair today...
  11. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 1st January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, New Years Day, 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** were there again today. Rubh' Arnal, North Uist A juvenile Iceland Gull and juvenile Glaucous Gull were seen there today Baleshare, North...
  12. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 31st December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 31st December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** and 270+ Snow Buntings were on the machair there and a drake Pintail on the sea. Loch Mor, Benbecula 7 Greenland White-fronted Geese were...
  13. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 30th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 30th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Rubh' Arnal, North Uist 4 Iceland Gulls (3 juveniles and a 2CY), 83 Pale-bellied Brent Geese and 11 Snow Buntings were there today Kyles Paible, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** were...
  14. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 17th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 17th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The Snow Goose, 2 ***Cackling Geese***, the ***Todd's Canada Goose*** and 2 Pink-footed Geese were at Loch nam Feithean. 400+ Snow Buntings were still on the machair...
  15. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 16th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 16th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist 600+ Snow Buntings [with one report of 890 being present] and a Lapland Bunting were in a large mixed flock with Twite on the machair. A ***Todd's Canda Goose*** was...
  16. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 13th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 13th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Rubh' Arnal, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** were in the Ruhb' Arnul/Balemore area this afternoon. Also present were a Pink-footed Goose, 39 Pale-bellied Brent Geese, a few Snow...
  17. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 12th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The 2 ***Cackling Geese*** were seen on the reserve today. The drake Pintail was still on Loch a Roe South Glendale, South Uist The female Blackcap is still in a garden...
  18. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 29th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 29th November 2019. Updated throughout the day Berneray 49 Common Scoters were off the west side of of the island. A pale-bellied Brent Goose was amongst the Barnacle Geese and 6+ Snow Buntings were also seen on the island Loch Paible...
  19. MisterT

    National Rarity 27th November 2019

    A day spent plumbing in a dishwasher and washing machine was brightened by a single Waxwing in the garden
  20. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 23rd November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings today, 23rd November 2019 Knockintorran, North Uist The two ** Richardson's Cackling Geese** and the white morph Snow Goose were there again today. 10 Snow Buntings and a Lapland Bunting also flew over Rubh' Arnal, North Uist Two Snow Buntings and...