6th February 2020

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Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird siightings for today, 6th February 2020. Updated throughout the day

Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis
An adult (also seen yesterday) and a 2nd winter Icelnd Gull were there today. 2 male Goldeneye (adult and juvenile) were nearby on Loch na Tiumpan

Balranald, North Uist
The drake Pintail was again at Loch a Roe and 2 Snow Buntings were at Traigh Iar

Goldeneye (C) and courtesy of Steve Dodd