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  1. Hawkeye

    12th January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th January 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The drake Pintail was again on Loch a Roe Loch Sandary, North Uist A Coot was on the loch today Baleshare, North Uist A juvenile Glaucous Gull and 30 Snow Buntings were...
  2. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 9th January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th January 2020. Updated throughout the day Lower Barvas, Isle of Lewis A Coal Tit was seen in a garden today Rubh' Arnal, North Uist Two Iceland Gulls, a Glaucous Gull, 46 Brent Geese, 30+ Snow Buntings, 300 Twite and a Chiffchaff were...
  3. Hawkeye

    8th January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 8th January 2020. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist A Fieldfare, Glaucous Gull and circa 100 Snow Buntings were seen there and the drake Pintail was still at Loch a Roe Knockintorran, North Uist The Snow Goose was there...
  4. Hawkeye

    6th January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 6th January 2020. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist 16 Pale-bellied Brent Geese were at the north end of the island Castlebay, Barra A Chiffchaff was in a garden at Horve Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:40...
  5. Hawkeye

    2nd January 2020

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 2nd January 2020. Updated throughout the day South Ford, South Uist 11 Pale-bellied Brent Geese were there opposite Hebridean Jewellery today Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 09:10 - 10:55 Weather: Wind S veering SSW f7 gust...
  6. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 31st December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 31st December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** and 270+ Snow Buntings were on the machair there and a drake Pintail on the sea. Loch Mor, Benbecula 7 Greenland White-fronted Geese were...
  7. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 30th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 30th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Rubh' Arnal, North Uist 4 Iceland Gulls (3 juveniles and a 2CY), 83 Pale-bellied Brent Geese and 11 Snow Buntings were there today Kyles Paible, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** were...
  8. Hawkeye

    29th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 29th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:55 - 11:35 Weather: Wind SSW f7, 8/8 cloud, continual rain, misty at sea. Temp 10C. A near 3 hour seawatch this morning produced 6 Eider (S), 10...
  9. Hawkeye

    28th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 28th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Loch an Tiumpan. Isle of Lewis 4 Lesser Black-backed Gulls (3 adults, 1 immature) were seen there briefly bathing early afternoon Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 09:35 - 11:30...
  10. R

    National Rarity 26th December 2019

    Little Egret feeding at the edge of the marsh at Iochdar by the road junction near Hebridean Jewellery. (To the left of the junction)
  11. Hawkeye

    25th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for Christmas Day, 2019 . Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:55 - 10:55 Weather: Wind NW f2-3, initially 5/8 cloud clearing to 2/8, bright and sunny. Temp 6-7C. A 2 hour seawatch this morning produced 3 Eider...
  12. Hawkeye

    24th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 24th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Scotvein, Grimsay 5 Fieldfares were there this afternoon Kilaulay, South Uist A Lapland Bunting and 10 Snow Buntings were amongst a large flock of Twite on the machair near the green barn...
  13. Hawkeye

    22nd December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 22nd December 2019. Updated throughout the day Grenitote, North Uist 20 Snow Buntings were on the machair there. Malaclate, North Uist A juvenile Pale-bellied Brent Goose and 2 hybrid Canada x Barnacle Geese were amongst Barnacles Ruhba...
  14. Hawkeye

    21st December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 21st December 2019. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:50 - 10:55 Weather: Wind SW f5-6, 6/8 cloud occasional light drizzle. Temp 8C. A 2 hour seawatch this morning produced 12 Pale-bellied Brent...
  15. Hawkeye

    20th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 20th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist Circa 400 Snow Buntings are still on the machair and a juvenile Iceland Gull was seen along the shore Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 09:00 - 10:55 Weather...
  16. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 19th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 19th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Barvas, Isle of Lewis A *Northern Goshawk* has been reported as being present since the 16th December Clachan, South Uist The Little Egret was again at the north end of Loch Bee this...
  17. Hawkeye

    15th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 15th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist 5 Snow Buntings were amongst the Twite this afternoon Clachan, South Uist The Little Egret was at the north end of loch Bee this morning Askernish, South Uist A...
  18. Hawkeye

    14th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 14th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Berneray An adult Glaucous Gull was at the southern end of the island. 2 Pale-bellied Brent Geese were amongst the Barnacle Geese and a juvenile Greenland White-fronted Goose was with...
  19. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 12th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The 2 ***Cackling Geese*** were seen on the reserve today. The drake Pintail was still on Loch a Roe South Glendale, South Uist The female Blackcap is still in a garden...
  20. Hawkeye

    11th December 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 11th December 2019. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist 2 Pink-footed Geese were there today South Glendale, South Uist A female Blackcap was in a garden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:50 - 10:50...