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Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
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Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sighting for today, 30th July 2018. Updated throughout the day

North Tolsta, Lewis
A *Rose-coloured Starling* was seen there today

Lochmaddy, North Uist
A Pomarine Skua was seen at sea, 30 minutes out of Lochmaddy on the Lochmaddy - Uig ferry

Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist
Counting period: 07:15 - 09:50
Weather: Wind SSE veering S f4-5, 8/8 cloud, frequent showers. Temp 12C.

A 2+ hour seawatch this morning produced 1 Great Northern Diver (S), 12 Fulmars (3S 9N), 95 Manx Shearwaters (37S 58N), 84 Gannets (65S 19N), 1 Shag (N), 1 Whimbrel (S), 1 Greenshank (S), 12 Kittiwakes (11S 1N), 4 Arctic Terns (S), 2 Great Skua (S) and 1 auk sp.
Also present in the area were Greylag Goose 33, Shoveler 3, Teal 1, Red-breasted Merganser 1, Cormorant 7, Curlew 2, Knot 2, Dunlin 60, *Pectoral Sandpiper* 1, Snipe 4, Arctic Tern 3, Razorbill 1, Rock Dove 6, Peregrine 1, Raven 6, Skylark 1, Sand Martin 1, Pied Wagtail 7, Meadow Pipit 8 and Twite 1