south uist

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  1. Little Grebe

    Little Grebe

    Little Grebe, South Uist 2019 (C) Hebridean Imaging
  2. Golden Plover

    Golden Plover

    Golden Plover, South Uist, June 2019 (C) Ian Thompson
  3. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 17th June 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 17th June 2019. Updated throughout the day Carinish, North Uist A Rose-coloured Starling and a Lesser Whitethroat were seen there this afternoon Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 06:10 - 09:20 Weather: Wind mostly SW F3...
  4. MisterT

    Scottish Rarity 10th June 2019

    A visit to North Loch Eynort on a very calm morning meant that I could hear the birds singing. Two male Whitethroats were in full voice and a Spotted Flycatcher was near the car park. There were several pairs of Redpolls in the new planation, some of which drew my attention to a roosting...
  5. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 1st June 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today 1st June 2019. Updated throughout the day Peninerine, South Uist A 2CY *Mediterranean Gull* was seen there today Loch Mor, Benbecula A female Garganey was there this morning Loch Druidibeg, South Uist An Osprey was seen there again...
  6. Little Egret

    Little Egret

    Little Egret, Clachan, South Uist 2019. (C) Ian Thompson
  7. Avocet

    Avocet

    Avocets, Howmore River, South Uist. April 2019 (C) Ian Thompson
  8. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 27th April 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 27th April 2019. Updated throughout the day Ardivachar, South Uist 2 Common Scoter were there toady Carnan, South Uist 2 Common Redpoll were seen today Garryhellie, South Uist A House Martin was seen there today Ruhba Ardvule, South...
  9. Purple Sandpiper

    Purple Sandpiper

    Purple Sandpiper, South Uist (C) Ian Thompson
  10. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 4th February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th February 2019. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 2 Great Tits, 9 Brambling, 2 Goldfinches and a pair of Siskin were visiting garden feeders in Willowglentoday. Coot Loch, Benbecula The drake *Ring-necked Duck* and...
  11. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 3rd February 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 3rd February 2019. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis An adult and 2nd winter Glaucous Gull and a 2nd winter Iceland Gull were there this morning The Braighe, Isle of Lewis 3 Black-throated Divers, 50+ Long-tailed...
  12. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 30th January 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 30th January 2019. Updated throughout the day Rubh' Arnal, North Uist 3 Glaucous Gull (3CY and 2 juveniles), an adult Iceland Gull, an adult Kumlien's Gull and 36 Brent Geese were there this morning Clachan, South Uist A drake...
  13. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 4th January 2019

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th January 2019. Updated throughout the day Berneray 1,900 Barnacle Geese were at the south end of the island Aileodair, North Uist The drake *American Wigeon* was again on Loch there Balranald, North Uist The Cackling Goose and small...
  14. Ring-necked Duck

    Ring-necked Duck

    Ring-necked Duck (C) Hugh Insley. Loch an Os, Iochar, South Uist. May 2018
  15. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 14th November 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 14th November 2018. Updated throughout the day Ollag, South Uist There has been an unconfirmed report of a ***Snowy Owl*** being seen opposite the Lochcarnan turn off on the A865 today South Glendale, South Uist 4 Blackcaps are still to...
  16. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 31st October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 31st October 2018. Updated throughout the day Loch Hosta, North Uist A female type Common Scoter was seen on the loch South Glendale, South Uist A Brambling was in a garden there Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist Counting period: 07:05 - 11:10...
  17. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 28th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 28th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Ormaclate, South Uist The *Cattle Egret* was there again today Ardabroc, Isle of Lewis A Great Tit was seen there this afternoon Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 9 Waxwings and a Great Tit were seen...
  18. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 27th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 27th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Lionaclete , Benbecula The juvenile *American Golden Plover* was there again today West Gerinish, South Uist 2 juvenile *American Golden Plovers* were seen on the Range Loch Stiapabhat, Isle...
  19. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 26th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 26th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Stoneybridge, South Uist The **Cattle Egret** was again in the area but very mobile. Butt of Lewis 3 Snow Buntings were seen around the lighthouse this evening Stornoway, Isle of Lewis 2...
  20. Hawkeye

    Scottish Rarity 25th October 2018

    Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 25th October 2018. Updated throughout the day Hirta, St. Kilda 1,150+ Redwings arrived on the island today and a Fieldfare was in the village The Butt of Lewis 3 Snow Buntings were there today. An Arctic Tern was seen nearby off Port of...