outer hebrides birds

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  1. Hawkeye

    7th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 7th December 2019. Updated throghout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:25 - 10:55 Weather: Wind SSW f3-4, 8/8 cloud very dull with mist out to sea. Increasing rain. Temp 9C. A 2+ hour seawatch this morning produced 10...
  2. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 6th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 6th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Aird an Runair, North Uist A Pintail was on Loch a Roe Clachan, South Uist The drake *Green-winged Teal* and the Little Egret were present at the north end of Loch Bee again this morning...
  3. Hawkeye

    5th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 5th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist A 1+ hour seawatch this morning produced 1 Eider (S), 2 Long-tailed Ducks (S), 1 Red-throated Diver (S), 1 Black-throated Diver (S), 2 Great Northern Divers (S), 3...
  4. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 4th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Clachan, South Uist The drake *Green-winged Teal* was again at the north end of Loch Bee South Glendale, South Uist A male Blackcap was in a graden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting...
  5. Hawkeye

    3rd December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 3rd December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The Snow Goose and 3 Pintail were at Loch nam Feitham today Loch Mor, Baleshare A hybrid drake American Wigeon x Eurasion Wigeon was there this afternoon Carinish...
  6. Hawkeye

    2nd December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 2nd December 2019. Updated throughout the day Eochar, South Uist The Little Egret was on Oban na Bual' -uachdraich this morning Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:30 - 11:00 Weather: Wind SW f5, 8/8 low cloud with drizzle...
  7. Hawkeye

    1st December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 1st December 2019. Updated throughout the day Shulishader, Isle of Lewis A male Blackcap is visiting a garden there Balranald, North Uist 90 Snow Buntings and 200 Skylark were seen on the reserve. The Snow Goose and a Canada Goose were...
  8. Waxwing

    Waxwing

    Waxwing, Askernish, South Uist. December 2019 (C) Ian Thompson
  9. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 30th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 30th Novemebr 2019. Updated throughout the day Loch Paible, North Uist 4 Snow Buntings were seen there today Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:55 - 12:30 Weather: Wind SE - ESE f 1-2, initially 5/8 cloud with prolonged sunny...
  10. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 29th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 29th November 2019. Updated throughout the day Berneray 49 Common Scoters were off the west side of of the island. A pale-bellied Brent Goose was amongst the Barnacle Geese and 6+ Snow Buntings were also seen on the island Loch Paible...
  11. Hawkeye

    28th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 28th November 2019. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis The 2CY Glaucous Gull was again seen there. A single Snow Bunting was also present Balranald, North Uist 70 Snow Buntings and an Iceland Gull were seen on the...
  12. MisterT

    National Rarity 27th November 2019

    A day spent plumbing in a dishwasher and washing machine was brightened by a single Waxwing in the garden
  13. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 26th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 26th November 2019. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis Two Glaucous Gulls (2CY and 1CY) were in there this morning. 3 Whooper Swans (adult with 2 juveniles) were nearby on Loch na Tiumpan Knockintorran, North Uist A...
  14. Hawkeye

    25th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 25th Novemebr 2019. Updated throughout the day Eagleton, Isle of Lewis Late News of two Siberian Chiffchaffs briefly visited a garden yesterday Langass, North Uist 20 Fieldfare were there this morning Clachan, South Uist The Little...
  15. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 24th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 24th November 2019. Updated throughout the day Borve, Berneray A juvenile White-fronted Goose and a pale-bellied Brent Goose are amongst Barnacle Geese this morning Langass, North Uist Seven ***Two-barred Crossbills*** were there this...
  16. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 23rd November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings today, 23rd November 2019 Knockintorran, North Uist The two ** Richardson's Cackling Geese** and the white morph Snow Goose were there again today. 10 Snow Buntings and a Lapland Bunting also flew over Rubh' Arnal, North Uist Two Snow Buntings and...
  17. Hawkeye

    22nd November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 22nd November 2019. Updated throughout the day Barvas, Isle of Lewis 4 Fieldfare were there this morning Grenitote, North Uist A Canada Goose was amongst the Barnacle Geese at Sgiobanais this afternoon Malacleit, North Uist 11 Snow...
  18. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 21st November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 21st November 2019. Updated throughout the day Knockintorran, North Uist The 2 ***Cackling Geese*** the Snow Goose were seen there today. A *Firecrest* was in a nearby garden [see @BrianR post below] Rubh' Arnal, North Uist A juvenile...
  19. Hawkeye

    19th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 19th Novemebr 2019. Updated throughout the day North Bay, South Uist A Black-tailed Godwit was amongst the Bar-tailed Godwits Eochar, South Uist 3 Siberian Chiffchaffs were in a garden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period...
  20. Hawkeye

    18th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 18th Novemeber 2019. Updated throughout the day Barvas, Isle of Lewis 2 Fieldfares were there today Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:20 - 10:55 Weather: Wind S backing SE f2, mostly sunny, temp 1 - 3.2C A 2+ hour seawatch...