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Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 19th August 2018. Updated throughout the day

Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
The Rose-coloured Starling was still present in Braighe Road today, seen on the wires opposite the small car park

Sollas, North Uist
120 Black-tailed Godwits were on machair

Clachan Sands., North Uist
31 Black-tailed Godwits were at

Loch Hougharry, North Uist
A Pintail was on the loch today 1 and 4 Black-tailed Godwits were nearby at Balranald

Baleshare, North Uist
34 Black-tailed Godwits were there today

Carinish, North Uist
A juvenile Cuckoo was there this morning


Senior Member
Feb 25, 2017
After disappearing for a few days, the 2nd winter Ring-billed Gull resurfaced at West Beach, Vatersay at lunch time. A Pintail flew north past Brevig this morning. A juvenile Cuckoo was at Northbay and another was at Brevig, appearing outside my lounge window and perching on the garden gate briefly before making off around the side of the house. A single Black-tailed Godwit was at Traigh Mhor.

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Senior Member
Feb 7, 2017
High tide at Traigh Leathann, North Uist this afternoon was not much over 3 m so waders were pretty distant. A flock of 34 Black-tailed Godwits flew S at 14.30 hours. Perched on the shore were two White-tailed Eagles one of which must have been quite an old bird with noticeably whitish head and sporting what appeared to be a white wing-tag.

Likes: Paul Boyer