• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.
  • 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


Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 18th June 2018. Updated throughout the day

Uig, Isle of Lewis
A Rose-coloured Starling was seen at Cliff Beach this afternoon.

Borve, Barra
The Rose-coloured Starling was still on the machair near the cemetery this morning

Stoneybridge, South Uist
A juvenile Iceland Gull was seen there today

Ardivachar, South Uist
An immature Glaucous Gull was there today.
Last edited:


Senior Member
Feb 7, 2017
At Aird an Runair, North Uist this morning there were three Ruff (two ♂♂ and a ♀) and two Black-tailed Godwits at Loch a' Roe. The Ruff flew off towards Hougharry. There are now a number of Eider ducklings present (the first were seen nine days ago).
_DSC5083.JPG _DSC5098.JPG