surf scoter

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  • Would members please give due consideration when thinking about posting information and sightings relating to Schedule 1 species during the breeding season. Records of these species thought to be breeding can be submitted privately to the county bird recorder via email to recorder@outerhebridesbirds.org.uk

  1. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 10th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 10th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Luskentyre, Isle of Harris 4 Surf Scoters (3 drakes and a *female type*) were seen in the Sound of Taransay from the beach. Also present were 140 Common Scoters, 52 Great Northern Divers, 8...
  2. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 9th December 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 9th December 2018. Updated throughout the day Loch na Tiumpan, Isle of Lewis A Slavonian Grebe was on the loch today Sound of Taransay, Isle of Harris The 4 Surf Scoters - 3 drakes and 1 female where there again today along with 325...
  3. BrianR

    Local Rarity 21st September 2018

    A flock of at least 45 Pink-footed Geese flew S over Carinish, North Uist this morning as I was taking the dogs out while a Water Rail (the first for some while) was 'squealing' in the marsh. Later in the morning there was the first arrival of Whooper Swans on Baleshare, North Uist with three...
  4. Hawkeye

    24th August 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 24th August 2018. Updated throughout the day Sound of Taransay, Isle of Harris A drake Surf Scoter was seen there this morning Howmore, South Uist 7 Black-tailed Godwits were there today