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Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 3rd March 2020. Updated throughout the day

Loch Sandary, North Uist
The *Snow Goose* was seen there this morning amongst Greylag Geese

Rubh' Arnal, North Uist
A Glaucous Gull, 3 Iceland Gulls and 45 pale-bellied Brent Geese were there this morning

Clachan, South Uist
The drake *Green-winged Teal* was again at the north end of Loch Bee this morning

Askernish, South Uist
A Pink-footed Goose was at Askernish today

Pink-footed Goose (C) and courtesy of Bill Neill


Senior Member
Feb 25, 2017
Adult Glaucous Gull at Traigh Mhor this afternoon and a juvenile still around Borve. The Ring-necked Duck was still on Loch Tangasdale.