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Chris Johnson

Senior Member
Feb 11, 2017
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A Glossy Ibis has just made a brief stop on Ardivachar Headland before moving off in the direction of Kilaulay. It was at Kilaulay that the previous records came from and is probably the same bird.
 
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Hawkeye

Eyes and Ears Everywhere
Feb 7, 2017
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Outer Hebrides / Western Isles bird sightings for today, 8th March 2018

Ness, Isle Lewis
7 Snow Buntings were in the Cross area this morning.

Barvas, Isle of Lewis
2 Glaucous Gulls were on the shore today

Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
An Iceland Gull was seen flying over the golf course this afternoon

Loch Bhrusda, Berneray
The *Common Crane* was on the machair just to the west of the loch this morning. Also 50 Snow Buntings in with a large flock of Twite. A further 150+ Snow Buntings were at Borve

Scotvein, Grimsay
13 Fieldfares were there today .

Ruhba Ardvule, South Uist
Weather: Wind SW F1 - SSW F2, mix of high cloud and sunny periods. Temp 1.0C - 4.5C.
A 2.5 hour seawatch this morning produced 21 Eider (16S 5N), 4 Long-tailed Ducks (S), 1 Red-breasted Merganser (S), 6 Red-throated Divers (4S 2N), 17 Gannets (5S 12N), 90 Shag (12S 78N), 3 Cormorants (S), 1 Kittiwake (N), 2 Guillemots (N), 5 Razorbills (4S 1N) and 1 auk sp (N).
Also present in the area were Greylag Goose 14, Shelduck 7, Wigeon 41, Teal 11, Tufted Duck 16, Eider 15, Long-tailed Duck 16, Red-breasted Merganser 5, Red-throated Diver 2, Great Northern Diver 16, Shag 13, Cormorant 16, Golden Plover 1, Purple Sandpiper 17, Black-headed Gull 2, Glaucous Gull 1 (Juvenile), Kumlien's Gull 1 (3CY), Hooded Crow 1, Raven 18, Twite 4 and an Otter

Kilbride, South Uist
A juvenile Glaucous Gull was seen there today

South Glendale, South Uist
A male Siskin was in a garden there
 

Bruce

Senior Member
Feb 25, 2017
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15 slavonian grebes and c20 long-tailed ducks were off Ardmhor ferry terminal in flat conditions this morning. A Lapland bunting flew north over Eoligarry and a couple of small flocks of whooper swans flew north-west. A juvenile Iceland gull was still at Ardveenish. 21 black-throated divers were off the east side of Vatersay and an adult Iceland gull was still at Caolas.

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