• When here in the Outer Hebrides and looking at a bird, have you ever wondered how rare it is? The status of all species can vary enormously from island to island. How rare is Shoveler on Barra, has Stock Dove been seen on Harris, does Dotterel occur on Benbecula in the autumn, and how common is Blue Tit on North Uist? Well, fret no longer! The Status and Distribution of birds here on the Outer Hebrides has been completely updated and summarised for every species and each of the main islands and outliers. Available as an online resource at https://status.outerhebrides-birdreports.org/ or via our shop

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Always Birding
When visiting Stornoway, it gives you the opportunity to seek out birds that are seldom seen on South Uist like, Blue Tit, Coal, Tit, Great Tit, and Treecreeper. 8 Fieldfare were at Loch Airigh na Lic, Marybank, 29 Rook and 2 Jackdaw were feeding on a small patch of rough pasture at Goat Hill farm and a Pink-footed Goose was resting between the goal posts on The Nicholson Institute playing fields. 167 Common Scoter and c200 Long-tailed Ducks were offshore at Horgabost this morning