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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : May 2006

 

 

 

 

This table is Hebrides Bird Sightings period May 2006
Tue 30 May, 2006 Common Sandpiper Loch Druidibeag - South Uist   Terry F
Tue 30 May, 2006 Pintail Holm - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Bird sightings - Pair on the loch Martin S
Tue 30 May, 2006 Red-necked Phalarope Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Off North Galson  
mon 29 May. 2006 Twites Druim nan Curracag - Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Ela S
sun 28 May , 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis    
sun 28 May , 2006 Storm Petrel Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
sun 28 May , 2006 Pomarine Skua Skigersta - Isle of Lewis
+ Balranald - Aird an Runair - North Uist - Hebrides
Includes groups of 40+  
sun 28 May , 2006 Long-tailed Skua Balranald - Aird an Runair - North Uist
+Ardivachar Point - South Uist - Hebrides
Includes groups of 40+  
sat 27 May 2006 Long-tailed Skua Ardvule Point - South Uist + Balranald - Aird an Runair - North Uist - Hebrides    
sat 27 May 2006 Pomarine Skua Ardvule Point - South Uist + Balranald - Aird an Runair - North Uist -Balranald - Aird an Runair - North Uist - Hebrides 100+  
sat 27 May 2006 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides In the harbour again  
fri 26 May, 2006 Glaucous Gull Brue - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
fri 26 May, 2006 Long-tailed Skua Ardvule Point - South Uist - Outer Hebrides Birds    
thur 25 May, 2006 Iceland Gull Ardvule Point - South Uist - Hebrides    
thur 25 May, 2006 Long-tailed Skua Mangersta - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 15 birds Peter B
wed 24 May, 2006 Pomarine Skua Mangersta - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
wed 24 May, 2006 Long-tailed Skua Mangersta - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Birds    
wed 24 May, 2006 Black-browed Albatross Sula Sgeir - Hebrides 40 Miles out in the Atlantic North of the Butt of Lewis!
 
wed 24 May, 2006 Hen Harrier Upper Aird - Point - Hebrides Male bird Grahame & Jackie
mon 22 May, 2006 Dunlin Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 1 adult with 17 young! Suzanne H
mon 22 May, 2006 Long-tailed Skua Rubha Ardvule - South Uist
+Mangersta - Uig - Isle of Lewis
+ Balranald- North Uist -Hebrides

16 flew N over the point and 8 sitting on the sea. Some fly over me within a few feet. (6 more reported Later there)

59 Balranald

104 at Mangersta!

Andrew S

 

sun 21 May, 2006 Linnets Gisla - Uig - Outer Hebrides   Kim P
sun 21 May, 2006 Northern Eider Croir - Bernera - Hebrides bird sightings- Pair on sea Kim P
sat 20 May, 2006 Northern Eider Upper Coll - Isle of Lewis - Western Isles   Jeanette C
sat 20 May, 2006 Curlew Sandpiper Ardvule Point - South Uist - Hebrides    
sat 20 May, 2006 Pomarine Skua Aird an Runair - North Uist + Ardvule Point - South Uist - Hebrides    
sat 20 May, 2006 Long-tailed Skua Aird an Runair - North Uist Hebrides    
sat 20 May, 2006 Glaucous Gull Brue - Isle of Lewis - Western Isles    
sat 20 May, 2006 Iceland Gull Ardvule Point - South Uist - Hebrides    
sat 20 May, 2006 Whimbrel MOD Range - South Uist   Terry F
fri 19 May, 2006 Pomarine Skua Aird an Runair - North Uist + Ardvule Point - South Uist - Hebrides    
fri 19 May, 2006 House Martin Gisla - Uig - Hebrides   Kim P
fri 19 May, 2006 Long-tailed Skua Aird an Runair - North Uist Hebrides -    
fri 19 May, 2006 Twites Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Western Isles 2 Ela S
thur 18 May, 2006 Snowy Owl Grenitote - North Uist - Hebrides    
thur 18 May, 2006 Iceland Gull Huna - North Uist - Outer Hebrides    
thur 18 May, 2006 Sea Eagle Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Appeared about 4 weeks ago... Arthur S
wed 17 May, 2006 Black-headed Gull Lochs School - Leurbost - Isle of Lewis -Western Isles Is this the first of the returning summer visitors /passage migrants? Ann-marie  G Age 8
wed 17 May, 2006 Merlin Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Suzanne H
wed 17 May, 2006 Goldfinch Gisla - Uig - Outer Hebrides Birds   Kim P
tue 16 May, 2006 Glaucous Gull Brue - Isle of Lewis - Western Isles    
tue 16 May, 2006 Garganey Loch Bruist - Berneray - Hebrides    
tue 16 May, 2006 Common Redpoll Druim Nan Currcag - Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Western Isles Bird sightings - 2 birds
(linnets are about too)
Suzanne H
mon 15 May, 2006 Little Egret Gogarry Loch - South Uist - Outer Hebrides    
mon 15 May, 2006 Skylark Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Western Isles A joy to hear them singing again... Ela S
sun 14 May, 2006 Red-breasted Merganser Loch Roag - Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Anne W
sun 14 May, 2006 Iceland Gull Ardvule Point - South Uist - Hebrides    
sun 14 May, 2006 Little Gull Ardvule Point - South Uist - Outer Hebrides    
sat 13 May, 2006 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Western Isles    
sat 13 May, 2006 Little Egret Loch Fada - Benbecula - Hebrides    
sat 13 May, 2006 Curlew Sandpiper Kilpheda - South Uist - Hebrides    
sat 13 May, 2006 Osprey Loch Bee - South Uist - Outer Hebrides    
sat 13 May, 2006 Little Gull Howmore - South Uist - Hebrides    
sat 13 May, 2006 Iceland Gull Hosta - North Uist - Hebrides    
Fri 12th May, 2006 Black-throated Diver Tolsta - Lewis - Hebrides   Paul G
wed 10th May, 2006 Snipe Bornish - South Uist   Terry F
tue 9th May, 2006 Garganey Loch Stiaphat - Butt of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
tue 9th May, 2006 Grasshopper Warbler Castle Grounds - Stornoway - Lewis - Hebrides   Martin S
tue 9th May, 2006 Corncrake Castle Grounds - Stornoway - Lewis - Hebrides   Martin S
tue 9th May, 2006 Long-billed Dowitcher Aird an Runair - Balranald - North Uist - Hebrides Several records annually in Britain and Ireland  
tue 9th May, 2006 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
mon 8th May, 2006 Long-tailed Skua Brue - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 4 birds  
mon 8th May, 2006 Pomarine Skua Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
mon 8th May, 2006 Dotterel Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
mon 8th May, 2006 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Birds    
sun 7th May, 2006 Little Auk Bayble bay - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
sat 6th May, 2006 Wood Sandpiper Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds Bird sightings VERY rare here  
mon 8th May, 2006 Dotterel Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
sun 7th May, 2006 Greylag Goslings Upper Aird - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Grahame and Jackie T
sat 6th May, 2006 Black Swan Loch Croistean - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   John B
fri 5th May, 2006 Green shank Gisla - Uig - Hebrides   Kim P
fri 5th May, 2006 Long-tailed Duck Loch Branahuie - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Bird Sightings - more than 450 birds in group  
fri 5th May, 2006 White-billed Diver Tiumpanhead - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Birds    
fri 5th May, 2006 Dotterel Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
thur 4th May, 2006 Comic Terns The Braighe - Point - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Grahame and Jackie T
thur 4th May, 2006 Little Tern The Braighe - Point - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Grahame and Jackie T
thur 4th May, 2006 Dotterel Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
thur 4th May, 2006 Long-tailed Duck Long-Tailed Duck - Barra - Hebrides Birds 24 + Peter
wed 3rd May, 2006 Hen Harrier Loch Druidibeg - South Uist - Hebrides -pair Peter
wed 3rd May, 2006 Mute Swan Loch Bee - South Uist - Hebrides 2 Peter
wed 3rd May, 2006 Manx Shearwater Scarista - Isle of Harris - Outer Hebrides Bird sightings - 30+ Peter
Tue 2nd May, 2006 Swallows Sheshader/Upper Aird + Orinsay Lochs - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Grahame & Jackie
Arthur S
Tue 2nd May, 2006 Arctic Skua Sheshader/Upper Aird - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides 2 birds Grahame & Jackie
Tue 2nd May, 2006 Red-throated Diver Loch na h-Aibhne Garbhe - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Peter
Tue 1st May, 2006 Great Skua Dail bho Dheas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Peter
Tue 1st May, 2006 Arctic Skua Gress - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Peter
Tue 1st May, 2006 Cuckoo Ranish + Orinsay - Lochs - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Nicola G
Arthur S
         

 

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