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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : April 2006

 

 

 

 

This table is Hebrides Bird Sightings period April 2006
Sun 30th, April 2006 Cuckoo Lower Bayble - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Andy
Sun 30th, April 2006 Redwing Croir - Bernera - Hebrides Please continue to report these bird sightings Dawn S
Sat 29th, April 2006 Swallow Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Suzanne H
Sat 29th, April 2006 Willow Warbler Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Dawn S
Sat 29th, April 2006 Surf Scoter Taransay Sound - Isle of Harris - Hebrides Birds    
Sat 29th, April 2006 Long-tailed Ducks Loch Branahuie - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides over 400 LT ducks  
Sat 29th, April 2006 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Sat 29th, April 2006 Iceland gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Sat 29th, April 2006 Little Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Sat 29th, April 2006 Pomarine Skua Near Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Sat 29th, April 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Sat 29th, April 2006 Wheatear Lower Bayble - Point + Orinsay- Lochs -Isle of Lewis - Hebrides lots of wheatears on the West Side - first Point and Orinsay sightings reported Andy
Arhur S
Fri 28th April, 2006 Swallows Newmarket - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Caroline S
Fri 28th April, 2006 Cuckoo Carloway - Lower Bayble - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides  

Caroline

Fri 28th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Port of Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Fri 28th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Fri 28th April, 2006 Glaucous Gull Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Thu 27th April, 2006 Redwing Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Julie S
Thu 27th April, 2006 Willow Warbler Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Dawn S
Wed 26th April, 2006 Merlin Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Dawn S
Wed 26th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Wed 26th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Wed 26th April, 2006 Surf Scoter Taransay Sound - Isle of Harris - Hebrides Birds    
Tue 25th April, 2006 Cuckoo Gravir - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides First reported this year Caroline S
Tue 25th April, 2006 Surf Scoter Taransay Sound - Isle of Harris - Hebrides Birds    
Tue 25th April, 2006 Snow Bunting Loch Stiapabhat - Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Tue 25th April, 2006 Long-tailed Duck Loch Branahuie - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides nearly 300 birds!  
Tue 25th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Tue 25th April, 2006 Barnacle Geese Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Tue 25th April, 2006 Great Northern Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Tue 25th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Mon 24th April, 2006 Redwing Back - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Richard S
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Corncrake Back - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides First reported this year Richard S
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Pomarine Skua Aird an Runair - North Uist - Hebrides    
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Pale-bellied Brent Geese Aird an Runair- North Uist - Hebrides    
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Dotterel Baleshare - North Uist + West Gerenish - South Uist - Hebrides    
Sun 23rd April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Barnacle Geese Butt of Lewis - Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides 13 birds Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Little Grebe Loch Stiapabhat - Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Also about 2000 Golden plover in area Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Greater Canada Goose Loch Stiapabhat - Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Also 1 Canada X Greylag hybrid Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Pink-footed Geese Lionel - Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides 140 birds Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Red-throated Diver Port of Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Great Northern Diver Port of Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Bird sightings - 3 birds Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Whooper Swans Loch Ordais - Bragar + Lionel Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Bragar 4 birds Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Black-tailed Godwits Loch Ordais - Bragar- Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Bragar 140 birds - Lionel 22 birds
(Black-tailed?)
Mark W
Sun 23rd April, 2006 Mute Swan Loch Thuamistear - Shawbost - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides 3 birds Mark W
Sat 22nd April, 2006 Willow Warbler Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Dawn S
Sat 22nd April, 2006 Blackcap Croir - Bernera - Hebrides Birds   Dawn S
Sat 22nd April, 2006 Iceland Gull Barvas + Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Sat 22nd April, 2006 Redwing Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Dawn S
Fri 21st April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Fri 21st April, 2006 Wigeon Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds 3 on Loch near tearoooms Suzanne H
Fri 21st April, 2006 Kestrel Uig - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds pair 2 miles down Bernera turn Kirsty H
Fri 21st April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Fri 21st April, 2006 Surf Scoter Taransay Sound - Isle of Harris - Hebrides Birds    
Fri 21st April, 2006 Glaucous Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Fri 21st April, 2006 Iceland Gull Barvas + Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Fri 21st April, 2006 Northern Eider Riof - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides AKA Boreal Eider
 
Fri 21st April, 2006 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Drake bird  
Fri 21st April, 2006 Snowy Owl North Uist Aird an Runair - Hebrides    
Thu 20th April, 2006 Redwing Habost - Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Dawn S
Thu 20th April, 2006 Swallows Port of - Ness - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides First sighting of the year Julie S
Thu 20th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Loch Airigh na Lic - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Thu 20th April, 2006 Whooper Swans Shawbost +Loch Stiaphat - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Wed 19th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Wed 19th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Wed 19th April, 2006 Redwing Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Suzanne H
Tue 18th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Taransay Sound - Isle of Harris - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Mon 17th April, 2006 Glaucous Gull Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Mon 17th April, 2006 Great Skua Aird an Runair - North Uist - Hebrides    
Mon 17th April, 2006 Pomarine Skua Aird an Runair - North Uist - Hebrides Birds    
Sun 16th April, 2006 Redwing Croir - Bernera - Hebrides   Suzanne H
Sun 16th April, 2006 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Drake bird  
Sun 16th April, 2006 Little Tern Loch Bee - South Uist - Hebrides Birds    
Sun 16th April, 2006 American Wigeon Loch Bee - South Uist - Hebrides    
Sun 16th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Sat 15th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Sat 15th April, 2006 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Drake bird  
Sat 15th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
 
Fri 14th April, 2006 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Drake bird  
Fri 14th April, 2006 Arctic Redpoll Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Fri 14th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
2 birds on the sea
 
Fri 14th April, 2006 Goldfinch Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides in a Stornoway back garden Dave
Thur 13th April, 2006 Redwing Bernera - Hebrides   Dawn S
Thur 13th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Barvas + Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Wed 12th April, 2006 Greenshank Lusketyre - Isle of Harris - Hebrides 2 birds with Redshank
Suzanne H
Wed 12th April, 2006 Red-throated Diver Golden Road - Isle of Harris - Hebrides 2 birds Dawn S
Wed 12th April, 2006 Redwing Ness - Isle of Lewis + Lusketyre - Isle of Harris - Hebrides Bird sightings made in Ness, Bernera and Luskentyre

Julie S
Dawn S
Mon 10th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Mon 10th April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Yellow-billed Loon
2 birds on the sea
 
Sun 9th April , 2006 Grey Wagtail Stornoway - Lewis - Hebrides near Willowglen footbridge Bob W
Sun 9th April , 2006 Redwing Croir - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides

birds still about -

 

Dawn S
Sun 9th April , 2006 Little Grebe Loch Stiaphat - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Martin S
Sun 9th April , 2006 Gadwall Loch Stiaphat - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Drake Bird Martin S
Sun 9th April, 2006 Whooper Swans Loch Stiaphat - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides 2 birds Martin S
Sun 9th April, 2006 Wheatear Bosta + Loch Stiaphat - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds   Dawn S
Martin S
Sat 8th April, 2006 Little Auk Brue - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Sat 8th April, 2006 Iceland Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Stornoway Harbour  
Fri 7th April, 2006 Redwing Croir - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides birds still about Suzanne H
Wed 5th April , 2006 Redwing Croir - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides flock largest I've seen all winter Suzanne H
Mon 3rd April , 2006 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Drake bird  
Mon 3rd April , 2006 White-fronted Geese Barvas - Isle of Lewis- Hebrides Birds 43 birds Martin
Mon 3rd April , 2006 Goldfinch Sheshader - Point - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides   Ruth N.H.
Sun 2nd April, 2006 Kestrel Uig - Isle of Lewis- Hebrides Birds Male bird Frank S
Sun 2nd April, 2006 Wheatear Eoropie + Uig- Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Eoropie bird sighting - on the machair near the beach
Uig - one male and one female bird
Julie S
Frank S
Sun 2nd April, 2006 Marsh Harrier Bornais - South Uist - Hebrides    
Sun 2nd April, 2006 Northern Eider Tong - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides AKA Boreal Eider
Andy
Sun 2nd April, 2006 Surf Scoter Sound of Harris - Hebrides Bird sighting from Luskentyre - drake bird  
Sun 2nd April, 2006 Iceland Gull Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Sun 2nd April, 2006 Snow Bunting Ardvule - South Uist - Hebrides    
Sat 1st April, 2006 Snow Bunting Ardvule - South Uist - Hebrides Female bird  
Sat 1st April, 2006 Wheatear Holm - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds   Martin
Sat 1st April, 2006 Northern Eider Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds AKA Boreal Eider
 
Sat 1st April, 2006 Pale-bellied Brent Geese Vatersay - South Uist +Barra -Hebrides    
Sat 1st April, 2006 Velvet Scoter Vatersay - South Uist - Hebrides 2 birds  
Sat 1st April, 2006 Northern Eider? Coll + Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Bird sightings on the sea  
Sat 1st April, 2006 White-billed Diver Skigersta - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides AKA Yellow-billed Loon
3 birds on the sea
 
Sat 1st April, 2006 Iceland Gull Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides    
Sat 1st April, 2006 Glaucous Gull Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Birds    
Sat 1st April, 2006 American Wigeon Shader - Isle of Lewis - Hebrides Drake bird on Shader Beach  
         

 

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