12th January 2019

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Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
Western Isles / Outer Hebrides bird sightings for today, 12th January 2019. Updated throughout the day

Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist
Counting period: 08:45 - 11:15
Weather: Wind W F6-7, 8/8 cloud, very dull, misty and rain throughout. Temp 8.5C

A 2+ hour seawatch this morning produced 4 Eider (S), 5 Long-tailed Duck (S), 3 Red-throated Divers (S), 1 Great Northern Diver (S), 7 Gannets (S), 13 Shag (N), 1 Cormorant (S) and 2 Kittiwakes (S)
Also present in the area were Greylag Goose 90, Shelduck 1, Wigeon 144, Red-breasted Merganser 2, Great Northern Diver 5, Cormorant 12, Bar-tailed Godwit 38, Hooded Crow 1 and Raven 2