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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : January 2007

 

 

 

 

This table is Hebrides Bird Sightings period January 2007
Tue 30th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Stornoway Harbour - Isle of Lewis
- Outer Hebrides
   
Tue 30th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Stornoway + Loch Barvas + Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
   
Mon 29th January, 2007 American Wigeon Loch Bee - Benbecula - North Uist    
Mon 29th January, 2007 Lesser Scaup Loch Coot - Benbecula
- North Uist
Drake  
Mon 29th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Arnol - Isle of Lewis
- Outer Hebrides
   
Mon 29th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Stornoway Harbour + Loch Barvas + Shawbost -to Ness Area - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
About 20 reports  
Sun 28th January, 2007 Long-tailed Ducks Stinky Bay - Benbecula - Outer Hebrides

Debbie sent photographs:

female long-tailed duck
male long-tailed duck

Debbie B
Sun 28th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
   
Sat 27th January, 2007 Sparrowhawk Garrabost - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides I have heard it for a while... Andy L
Sat 27th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Arnol - Isle of Lewis
- Outer Hebrides
   
Sat 27th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Brue...Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
   
Fri 26th January, 2006 Sparrowhawk Sheshader - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Redshanks too John H
Fri 26th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
   
Fri 26th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Stornoway Harbour
+Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis
- Outer Hebrides
   
Thur 25th January, 2007 Shelduck Loch Erisort at Sildinis - Outer Hebrides   John H
Thur 25th January, 2007 Little Grebes Loch Chromor - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   John H
Thur 25th January, 2007 Snipe Pentland Road + Achmore - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 6 individuals flushed along the roadside, plus 3 probable jacks Suzanne H
Wed 24th January, 2007 Lesser Scaup Gramasdail - Benbecula - Outer Hebrides    
Wed 24th January, 2007 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Eilean - Drimsdale - South Uist - Outer Hebrides    
Wed 24th January, 2007 Green-winged Teal Steinis - Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Wed 24th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull
Stornoway + Arnol - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
Stornoway Harbour  
Wed 24th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Eoropie - Ness + The Braighe - Point
+Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis
+ Gramasdail - Benbecula - Outer Hebrides

Loch Stiaphabat nature reserve

 

 
Tue 23rd January, 2006 Mute Swan Upper Aird - Point - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
Mute Swan briefly on Upper Aird Loch also this am
Grahame and Jackie
Tue 23rd January, 2006 Brambling Stornoway - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
Brambling on the feeder adjacent to the Sawmill, Castle Grounds this am
Grahame and Jackie
Tue 23rd January, 2006 Iceland Gull Butt of Lewis - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
   
Tue 23rd January, 2006 Glaucous Gull Butt of Lewis + Stornoway + Borve - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
   
Mon 22nd January, 2006 Iceland Gull Stornoway Harbour - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Down on the pontoon in the Marina at Bayhead
(Pictures attached)
Debbie B
Mon 22nd January, 2006 Red-breasted Merganser Stornoway Harbour - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides (pictures attached) Debbie B
Mon 22nd January, 2006 Sparrowhawk Upper Aird - Point - Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
  Grahame and Jackie
Sun 21st January, 2006

Lochcarnan     South Uist

Sparrowhawk                1 male 1 female

Hen Harrier                   1 male 1 female

  

Lochbee           South Uist

Whooper Swan             2

Scaup                           4 male 7 female

Goldeneye                    2 male

 

MOD Range Beach       South Uist

 Iceland Gull                 1 adult  (photo attached)

 

Stinky Bay       Benbecula

 Merlin                           1 male

Purple Sandpiper           17

Long Tailed Duck           5 male 3 female

Terry F
Sun 21st January, 2006 Merlin Croir - Bernera - Outer Hebrides Chased by a raven, both ducking and diving, merlin skimming the land Sunny
Sun 21st January, 2006 Iceland Gull Butt of Lewis + Stornoway Harbour + Loch Erisort - Isle of Lewis
+ Tarbert - Isle of Harris - Outer Hebrides
   
Sun 21st January, 2006 Lesser Scaup Loch Fada - Benbecula
+ Baleshare - North Uist
Drake  
Sat 20th January, 2006 Dipper

Carishader - Isle of lewis - Outer Hebrides

  Kim P
Sat 20th January, 2006 Glaucous Gull Northton - Isle of Harris - Outer Hebrides    
fri 19th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
fri 19th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides In the harbour  
thu 18th January, 2006 Greenfinch Gisla - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Yesterday the first two in months, today eight Kim P
thu 18th January, 2006 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Eilean -Drimsdale - South Uist    
thu 18th January, 2006 Lesser Scaup Loch Coot - Benbecula Drake  
Wed 17th January, 2006 Glaucous Gull Shader - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Wed 17th January, 2006 Iceland Gull Butt of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Wed 17th January, 2006 Greenfinch Gisla - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 2 feeding on seed
Rare in this area
Kim P
Tue 16th January, 2007 Goldfinch Upper Aird - Point - Outer Hebrides 2  on our peanut feeder this am in our front garden Grahame & Jackie
Tue 16th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Gramsdail + Creagorry - Benebcula - Outer Hebrides 2  
Tue 16th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull West Gerenish + Ardvule Point + South Uist
+ Hosta - North Uist - Outer Hebrides
3  
Tue 16th January, 2007 Lesser Scaup Loch Sanndaraigh - Bayhead - North Uist - Outer Hebrides Drake  
Tue 16th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides in the harbour  
Mon 15th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 5 - adults and immature - in the harbour  
Sun 14th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Sun 14th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Sun 14th January, 2007 Jack Snipe Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Sun 14th January, 2007 Goosander Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Sun 14th January, 2007 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Eilean - Drimsdale - South Uist - Outer Hebrides    
Sun 14th January, 2007 Lesser Scaup Loch Sanndaraigh - Bayhead - North Uist Drake  
Sat 13th January, 2007 Sparrowhawk Kirkibost - Bernera - Outer Hebrides Sparrowhawk (possibly male Merlin - much too quick to see properly) hunting the small birds -greenfinches, sparrows , robin, dunnock) Sunny S
Sat 13th January, 2007 Snowy Owl Brue - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides At the end of Brue look West across the moor from the last house  
thur 11th Jan, 2007 Greenfinches Sheshader - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Our record of 21 today John H
thur 11th Jan, 2007 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides In the harbour  
thur 11th Jan, 2007 Snowy Owl Brue - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides At the end of Brue look West across the moor from the last house  
wed 10th January, 2007 Iceland Gull Arnol + Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides  

 

John W

wed 10th January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Siadar - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
wed 10th January, 2007 Lesser Scaup Loch Sanndaraigh - Bayhead - North Uist Drake  
wed 10th January, 2007 Snowy Owl Brue - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides At the end of Brue look West across the moor from the last house  
tue 9th January, 2007 Merlin Druim nan Curracag - Callanish - Isle of Lewis A merlin was on the fence right outside my living room window Ela S
mon 8th January, 2007 Snowy Owl St Kilda - Outer Hebrides
St.Kilda Duty Manager on St.Kilda phoned me today and told me that they had an adult female Snowy Owl out there this morning.
Dave C
Tim
mon 8th January, 2007 Barnacle Geese Ness - Lewis - Outer Hebrides
There were 7 Barnacle geese at the Butt of Lewis today
Julie S
Sun 7th January, 2007 Greenfinches Sheshader - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides up to 16 Greenfinches each day John H
Friday 5th January, 2007 Merlin Croir - Bernera - Outer Hebrides Incredible screeching coming from under the neighbour's caravan - out flew a merlin - no sign of the hunted Suzanne H
Friday 5th January, 2007 Twites Croir - Bernera - Outer Hebrides Two Suzanne H
Friday 5th January, 2007 Snipe Bernera - Outer Hebrides Norse Mill footpath Suzanne H
Thur 4th January, 2007 Snow Buntings Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides There was a flock of Snow Buntings at Sollas this morning (in flooded fields at end of road opposite Co-op). At least 50 birds
Peter F
Tue 2nd January, 2007 Reed Bunting Drimsdale - South Uist Female Debbie B
Tue 2nd January, 2007 Fulmars Mangersta - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Seem to be paired up - sitting on rocks together...
Is this unusual this early?
Sunny and Susan
Tue 2nd January, 2007 Whooper swans Ardroil - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Small loch beside road
1 adult
Sunny and Susan
Tue 2nd January, 2007 Goldeneye Mangersta - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 3 male Sunny and Susan
Tue 2nd January, 2007 Lesser Scaup Loch Sanndaraigh - Bayhead - North Uist Drake  
Tue 2nd January, 2007 Glaucous Gull Balranald - North Uist - Outer Hebrides    
Tue 2nd January, 2007 Iceland Gull Penerine - South Uist
+ Gramsdail - Benbecula - Outer Hebrides
   
Mon 1st January, 2007 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Eilean - Drimsdale - South Uist - Outer Hebrides    
Mon 1st January, 2007 Snowy Owl Brue - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
         

 

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