western isles

  • This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.
  1. Hawkeye

    25th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 24th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Butt of Lewis Four Glaucous Gulls (two adults and two juveniles) and two Iceland Gulls (adult and a juvenile) were there this afternoon Stornoway, Isle of Lewis A Treecreeper was seen in a...
  2. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 24th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 24th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis A 2CY Iceland Gulls flew south mid-morning Loch Sandary, North Uist The drake *Green-winged Teal* was again on the loch Rubh' Arnal, North Uist Four juvenile...
  3. Chris Johnson

    23rd January 2021

    Great sight from the lounge window this morning, feeding on the headland: 160 golden plovers, 57 lapwings, 23 turnstones and 2 young sea eagles drifted past stirring every up.
  4. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 22nd January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 20th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Knockline, North Uist 54 Pale-bellied Brent Geese were seen on the machair Carinish, North Uist A juvenile Glaucous Gull was along the shoreline this morning Coot Loch, Benbecula The drake...
  5. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 20th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 20th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Loch na Tiumpan A 2CY Glaucous Gull was there late morning Balranald, North Uist Circa 30 Snow Buntings were seen on the reserve today Carinish, North Uist 140 Pale-bellied Brent Geese were...
  6. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 19th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 19th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis An adult Iceland Gull was seen at the gull roost 10:30 this morning Loch Sandary, North Uist The drake *Green-winged Teal* was again seen on the loch. An Iceland...
  7. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 18th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightintings for today, 18th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Butt of Lewis An Iceland Gull was seen at Port Stoth today Garrynamonie, South Uist The Glaucous Gull was again seen on the beach today Castlebay, Barra The Treecreeper was again seen by...
  8. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 17th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 17th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis Two Iceland Gulls (adult, &1st winter) were seen on the gull roost just before 15:00 Loch Paible, North Uist Ten Pintail were there this morning South Ford, South...
  9. Hawkeye

    16th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 16th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis Two Hawfinch were again visiting a garden there Stoneybridge, South Uist A Glaucous Gull was there today Bornish, South Uist A Pink-footed Goose was seen on the...
  10. Hawkeye

    15th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 15th January 2021. Updated throughout the day West Gerinish, South Uist A Glaucous Gull was seen in the south-west corner of Loch Bee early afternoon
  11. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 14th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 14th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Lochmaddy, North Uist A Fieldfare was there today Loch Sandary, North Uist The *Snow Goose* was again seen around the loch Malaclate, North Uist Eight Snow Buntings were there plus a...
  12. Hawkeye

    13th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 13th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Stornoway, Isle of Lewis A juvenile Iceland Gull was seen in the harbour today
  13. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 12th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th January 2021 Loch Branahuie, Lewis A 2CY Iceland Gull was seen there today Balranald, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** were again seen there today by Loch nam Feithean Loch Sandary, North Uist The drake *Green-winged Teal*...
  14. Hawkeye

    11th January 2021

    News from Tristan:- Late this afternoon there were two Iceland Gulls (3cy and adult) near the Iolaire Monument (Beasts of Holm) east of Stornoway. Earlier in the day, still a Little Grebe in Stornoway inner harbour, and 3 Siskins at the main entrance to Stornoway Castle Grounds.
  15. Hawkeye

    10th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 10th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Baleshare, North Uist: A juvenile Glaucous Gull and a Snow Bunting were seen on the island Bornish, South Uist Two immature Glaucous Gulls were on the machair there
  16. Hawkeye

    Local Rarity 9th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 9th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis Three Little Auks were on the sea 100 meters east of the lighthouse at midday. An adult Iceland Gull flew south over Loch Tiumpan early afternoon Eochar, South Uist...
  17. Hawkeye

    7th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 7th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Balranald, North Uist A Glaucous Gull was seen on the reserve today Askernish, South Uist A very vocal Water Rail is visiting a garden there Smerclete, South Uist A immature Glaucous Gull was...
  18. Hawkeye

    6th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sighgtings for today, 6th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis The adult Iceland Gull was there mid morning Loch Bee, South Uist Four Scaup and 14 Goldeneye were seen on the loch today Rubha Ardvule, South Uist Counting...
  19. Hawkeye

    5th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 5th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Broad Bay, Stonoway, Isle of Lewis At least 850 Eiders, 59 Common Scoters, 10 Velvet Scoters and hundreds of displaying Long-tailed Ducks were counted mainly on the south side of the Bràigh...
  20. Hawkeye

    National Rarity 4th January 2021

    Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 4th January 2021. Updated throughout the day Tiumpan Head, Isle of Lewis An adult Iceland Gull was there mid morning Loch nam Feithean, North Uist The two ***Cackling Geese*** were seen distantly at the west end of the loch this...