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  • 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

YvonneB

OH Bird Recorder
Feb 5, 2017
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A recently published article by BirdGuides explores the history and changing status of this enigmatic Arctic visitor. It highlights the importance of the Outer Hebrides to these birds on their spring migration and states that "along with breeding Corncrakes and – given adequate conditions – incredible skua passage, this revelation means the Hebrides are now a spring centrepiece in British birding".

Read the full article on BirdGuides here