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  1. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 18th March 2018

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 18th March 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The ***Cackling Goose*** and Canada Goose were again seen there Rubh' Arnal, Nort Uist A 3rd winter Iceland Gull and an adult Glaucous Gull were there today Carinish...
  2. Hawkeye

    12th March 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th March 2019. Updated throughout the day Rubha Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:25 - 10:15 Weather: Wind WSW F7 gust F9, mix of cloud, sunny spells and occasional showers. Temp 5.9 - 6.8C. A near 3 hour seawatch this morning...
  3. Hawkeye

    11th March 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 11th March 2019. Updated throughout the day Kilpheder, South Uist 7 Greenland White-fronted Geese were on machair. Also present were a large flock of 78 Goldfinch Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:15 - 09:55 Weather: Wind W...
  4. Hawkeye

    9th March 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th March 2019. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:15 - 09:25 Weather: Wind WNW F5 gust F7, mix of showers and sunny spells. Temp 4 - 4.5C. A 2+ hour seawatch this morning produced 9 Eider (S), 7...
  5. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 8th March 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 8th March 2019. Updated throughout the day Borve, Barra The parvipes type Canada Goose was again there amongst Barnacle Geese Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:35 - 10:05 Weather: Wind S veering SSW F4-5. 8/8 cloud, rain for...
  6. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 4th March 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th March 2019. Updated throughout the day Sound of Taransay, Isle of Harris 40 Common Scoters were in the sound today Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:15 - 09:45 Weather: Wind WNW backing W F 5-6, mix of occasional showers...
  7. Hawkeye

    3rd March 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 3rd March 2019. Updated throughout the day Amhuinnsuidhe, Isle of Harris 2 Goosander were seen there today Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:25 - 11:00 Weather: Wind W backing WSW F8-9 easing to F7-8, rain at first, sunny...
  8. Hawkeye

    27th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 27th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Knockintorran, North Uist A 2nd winter Glaucous Gull, pale-bellied Brent Goose and a Pink-footed Goose were seen there today Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:35 - 10:40 Weather...
  9. Hawkeye

    25th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 25th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:10 - 10:20 Weather: Wind S-SSE f4-5, 8/8 cloud, dull with persistent rain. Temp 10C. A 2+ hour seawatch this morning produced 15 Eider (9S 6N), 2...
  10. Hawkeye

    22nd February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 22nd February 2019. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:55 - 10:05 Weather: Wind S F7-8, 8/8 cloud some light drizzle at first. Temp 11C. A near two hour seawatch today produced 9 Eider (5S 4N), 3...
  11. Hawkeye

    21st February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today 21st February 2019. Updated throughout the day Stilligarry, South Uist A Little Egret was again by the roadside on the banks of Loch Bee Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:35 - 10:15 Weather: Wind S F 5-6, 8/8 cloud, occasional...
  12. Hawkeye

    20th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 20th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Rubha Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:00 - 10:20 Weather: Wind S F6-7, 8/8 cloud, dull with light rain throughout. Temp 10C. A 2+ hour seawatch this morning produced 2 Eider (S), 3...
  13. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 18th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 18th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Eoligarry, Barra The *White-billed Diver* was still offshore today, seen from the jetty and circa 30 Snow Buntings were on the beach. Borve, Barra The Parvipes type Canada Goose is still on...
  14. Hawkeye

    15th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 15th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Lag Gorm, Baleshare A juvenile Glaucous Gull was seen there this morning. Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:05 - 09:50 Weather: Wind S F6-7, 8/8 cloud, murky. Temp 8.1C. A near 2...
  15. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 14th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 14th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist The ***Richardson's Cackling Goose*** and small Canada Goose were seen there again today. Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:00 - 10:20 Weather: Wind SSW...
  16. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 12th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis An adult Glaucous Gull and 2 Iceland Gulls (adult and 2CY) were seen there today Balranald, North Uist The ***Richardson's Cackling Goose*** and small Canada...
  17. Hawkeye

    9th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th February 2019. Updated throughout the day. Tiumpan head, Isle of Lewis A 2CY Glaucous Gull was seen there this morning Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:10 - 10:35 Weather: Wind WNW F7 gust F8, mix of 8/8 cloud and sunny...
  18. Hawkeye

    8th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Ruhba Ardvule South Uist Counting period: 08:35 - 10:40 Weather: Wind SSE veering S F7-8. 8/8 cloud, increasing rain. Temp 8c. A 2 hour seawatch this morning produced 6 Eider (S), 11...
  19. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 2nd February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 2nd February 2019. Updated throughout the day Borve, Berneray A Pink-footed Goose was seen on the machair. A Lesser Black-backed Gull was also reported as being present on the island Ardmhor, Barra The *White-billed Diver* and 23...
  20. Hawkeye

    31st January 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 31st January 2019. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis The adult Iceland gull was still in the harbour area today Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 08:30 - 10:30 Weather: Wind SE backing E F3 falling to f2...