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  1. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 25th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 25th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Loch Sandary, North Uist Five Black-tailed Godwits were at Loch Sandary. 33 Knot dropped in briefly at nearby Loch Paible around midday before continuing south Claddach-vallay, North Uist News...
  2. A

    Local Rarity 24th July 2020

    The spoonbill was on the west side of Loch Bee this afternoon with a green sandpiper also there. An osprey (presumably the one that's been at Loch Druidibeg) was fishing over east Loch Bee east of the causeway.
  3. Hawkeye

    19th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 19th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Coll, Isle of Lewis A Coal Tit was seen there today Howmore, South Uist Five Whimbrel were seen on the machair today Rubha Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 05:50-09:40 Weather: Wind W f4...
  4. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 18th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 18th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Cross, Isle of Lewis The Rose-coloured Starling was present again today Griminish Point, North Uist A Sooty Shearwater flew west this afternoon. Also 1,000's of Manx Shearwaters seen feeding...
  5. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 17th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 17th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Cross, Isle of Lewis Rose-coloured Starling was present again today Loch Sandary, North Uist A 3CY Glaucous Gull was seen there this morning Ardivachar Point, South Uist 216 Bar-tailed Godwits...
  6. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 16th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 16th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Rubha Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 06:55-10:15 Weather: Wind SW f4, initially misty slowly improving. Fine drizzle at times. Temp 14C. A 3+ hour seawatch this morning produced 2...
  7. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 15th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 15th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Cross, Isle of Lewis The Rose-coloured Starling was again there today West Gerinish, South Uist The *Spoonbill* was again seen in the south-west corner of Loch Bee.
  8. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 14th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 14th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Cross, Isle of Lewis The Rose-coloured Starling was again there today Swordale, Isle of Lewis A Long-tailed Skua was seen over Swordale Moor this morning Stinky Bay, Benbecula A Glaucous Gull...
  9. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 13th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 13th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Cross, Isle of Lewis The Rose-coloured Starling was seen there again today Ardivachar Point, South Uist Circa 300 Arctic Terns and 270 Bar-tailed Godwits were there today West Gerinish, South...
  10. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 11th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 11th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Cross, Isle of Lewis The Rose-coloured Starling was seen there again today Loch Bee, South Uist The *Spoonbill* was at the south west side of the loch yesterday evening.
  11. Hawkeye

    10th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 10th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Cross, Isle of Lewis The Rose-coloured Starling was seen there again today
  12. Hawkeye

    9th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th July 2020 Cross, Isle of Lewis The Rose-coloured Starling was still there today Loch Mor, Baleshare Four Black-tailed Godwits were by the loch Rubha Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 06:20-10:10 Weather: Wind, light NW f2, mix...
  13. Common Crossbill

    Common Crossbill

    Common Crossbill, Barra, 2020. (C) Bruce Taylor
  14. A

    8th July 2020

    Rose-coloured starling still at Ardvule this morning though mobile with starling flocks. Also a nice adult little gull there with c20 1st summer Arctic terns and 10 1st summer knot. cheers, Andrew
  15. Hawkeye

    7th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 7th July 2020. Updated throughout the day St. Kilda Two Long-tailed Skuas (adult and 2nd summer ) were seen 10 miles north of St. Kilda today Skigersta, Isle of Lewis One Rose-coloured Starling was still present there today with three...
  16. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 6th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 6th July 2020. Updated throughout the day St. Kilda A **Wilson's Petrel** was seen off-shore early evening, only the fourth record for Outer Hebrides Skigersta, Isle of Lewis Just one Rose-coloured Starling was present there today with...
  17. Hawkeye

    5th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 5th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Skigersta, Isle of Lewis The two Rose-coloured Starlings were present there again today plus three still at Cross. Another is nearby in Port of Ness Breanish, Isle of Lewis A Rose-coloured...
  18. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 4th July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th July 2020. Updated throughout the day Skigersta, Isle of Lewis The two Rose-coloured Starlings were present there again today plus three still at Cross Ben Risary Plantation, North Uist Three Common Crossbills were there today...
  19. Hawkeye

    3rd July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12nd July 2020. Updated throughout the day Skigersta, Isle of Lewis The two Rose-coloured Starlings were again there today plus three are now at Cross Carinish, North Uist The Rose-coloured Starling was again visiting a garden there...
  20. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 2nd July 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 2nd July 2020. Updated throughout the day Skigersta, Isle of Lewis The two Rose-coloured Starlings were still there today as was the one at Cross. A forth bird was also present at South Dell Loch Druidibeg, South Uist The Osprey was...