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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. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. Hawkeye

    17th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 17th November 2019. Updtated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist A Snow Bunting flew north-west this morning. A drake Pintail and 2 Gadwall were at Illeray Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:55 - 10:20 Weather: Wind...
  16. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 16th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 16th Novemebr 2019. Updated throughout the day Knockintorran, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** and the Snow Goose were there again today. 21 Snow Bunting were nearby at Loch Paible Coot Loch, Benbecula 2 Pink-footed Geese, 16...
  17. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 15th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 15th November 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist A large mixed flock of finches and Skylarks seen on the machair contained a Lapland Bunting, 30+ Snow Buntings and a Brambling. A drake Pintail was on Loch a' Roe Loch...
  18. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 13th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 13th Novemebr 2019. Updated throughout the day Loch Paible, North Uist The ***Cackling Goose*** was again seen there amongst Barnacle Geese Loch Sandary, North Uist 2 Black-tailed Godwits and a Chiffchaff around the loch today Clachan...
  19. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 12th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th Novemebr 2019. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 5 Waxwings were seen on Stewart Drive today. Langass Woods, North Uist 2 ***Two-barred Crossbills** were seen there today [see @BrianR post below] Balranald, North...
  20. Hawkeye

    11th November 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today 11th November 2019. Updated throughout the day Loch Bornish, South Uist 3 Pintail were on the loch today South Glendale, South Uist 4 Waxwings and a female Blackcap were in a garden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period...