Local Rarity 8th January 2018

Discussion in '2018 Bird Sightings' started by Hawkeye, Jan 8, 2018.

  1. Hawkeye

    Hawkeye Eyes and Ears Everywhere

    Feb 7, 2017
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  2. Bruce

    Bruce Senior Member

    Feb 25, 2017
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    A juvenile glaucous gull and a second winter Iceland gull were both new in at Ardveenish today. A single fieldfare was at Creachan.
  3. BrianR

    BrianR Senior Member

    Feb 7, 2017
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    A male American Wigeon was at Ardheisker, North Uist in the early afternoon. Ardheisker is on the main road near the W end of the Committee Road. Although there was a bit of chestnut at certain angles behind eye, axillaries appeared white when it briefly flapped wings and there was a distinct black line around base of bill.
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