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 Bird Sightings Records : Hebrides : December 2005

 

 

 

 

   This table is Hebrides Bird Sightings period December 2005
fri December 30, 2005 Goldfinch Back - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 15 birds in flock Richard S
thu December 29, 2005 Snow Buntings Uisegneabhal - North Harris - Outer Hebrides 3 birds Frank s
thu December 29, 2005 Ring-billed Gull Outer Hebrides TBC  
thu December 29, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides   John H
thu December 29, 2005 Yellow-billed Loon Aignish + Holm - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Also called White-billed Diver John H
wed December 28, 2005 Whooper Swan Holm - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Mark W
wed December 28, 2005 Goldeneye Holm - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 3 birds Mark W
wed December 28, 2005 Pintail Holm - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Female Bird Birds Mark W
wed December 28, 2005 Tufted Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides 20 birds Mark W
wed December 28, 2005 Wigeon Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides 30+ birds Mark W
wed December 28, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides   Mark W
tues December 27, 2005 Teal Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides   John H
tues December 27, 2005 Goldeneye Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides Male Bird John H
tues December 27, 2005 Scaup Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides Two birds a male and a female John H
mon December 26, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides    
thu December 22, 2005 Jack Snipe Croir - Bernera - Outer Hebrides   Suzanne H
tues December 20, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides
(birds have been seen on and off at Loch Barvas for about a month now)
 
tues 20 December 20, 2005 Lesser Scaup Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
mon December 19, 2005 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides (birds have been seen on and off for at Loch Barvas for about a month now)
One or two sometimes found at Stornoway Harbour, at Balinvanich in Benbecula and at Loch Barvas in Lewis
 
mon December 19, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
mon December 19, 2005 Lesser Scaup Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Andy R
sun December 18, 2005 Green-winged Teal Steinish - Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Andy R
sun December 18, 2005 Blackcap Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 1 bird in Keith Street garden eating an apple Sandy M
sun December 18, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch Tiumpan - Isle of Lewis Outer Hebrides (There was a drake at Loch an Tiumpan - Point last week)  
sun December 18, 2005 Lesser Scaup TBC Outer Hebrides (birds have been seen at Loch Barvas recently)  
sat December 17, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
sat December 17, 2005 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
sat December 17, 2005 Blackcap Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides sighting in Keith Street garden, 1 bird eating an apple Sandy M
Fri December 16, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 3 birds
 
Thurs December 15, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Thurs December 15, 2005 Jack Snipe Bernera to Stornoway road - Lewis - Outer Hebrides 5 birds along the route flushed Suzanne H
Thurs December 15, 2005 Goldcrest Croir - Bernera - Outer Hebrides bird in the garden Dawn S
Wed December 14, 2005 Lesser Scaup Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Wed December 14, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 2  
Tues December 13, 2005 Wigeon Butt of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 14 birds near the lighthouse Suzanne H
Tues December 13, 2005 Kestrel Linshader - Uig - Outer Hebrides Male bird - occasionally seen in this area Dawn S
Tues December 13, 2005 Whooper Swan Loch Stiapabat - Ness - Lewis - Outer Hebrides 1 bird Dawn S
Tues December 13, 2005 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Tues December 13, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 3  
Tues December 13, 2005 Lesser Scaup Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
mon December 12, 2005 Jack Snipe Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
mon December 12, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Drake  
mon December 12, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
sun December 11, 2005 Goldfinch Stornoway - Lewis - Outer Hebrides In the garden regularly over the last couple of weeks Martin Jones
sun December 11, 2005 Waxwing Stornoway -Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Martin Jones
sun December 11, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Drake Picture of the bird Andy R
sun December 11, 2005 Iceland Gull Outer Hebrides Loch Barvas again?  
sat December 10, 2005 Whooper Swan Croir - Great Bernera - Outer Hebrides Loch at Croir Cattle Grid - cygnet and bedraggled Suzanne H
sat December 10, 2005 Glaucous Gull Butt of Lewis + Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides (birds have been seen on and off for at Loch Barvas for about a month now)
One or two sometimes found at Stornoway Harbour, at Balinvanich in Benbecula and at Loch Barvas in Lewis
 
sat December 10, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
sat December 10, 2005 Snowy Owl Grenitote - North Uist    
fri December 9, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Drake  
fri December 9, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 2  
thur December 8, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
thur December 8, 2005 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
wed 7th December American Golden Plover Europie - Lewis - Outer Hebrides Seen a few times at Europie, Ness - Isle of Lewis, with Golden Plover flock - juvenile (slimmer bird, very strong head pattern) grassland  
wed December 7, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
wed December 7, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
wed December 7, 2005 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
tue December 6, 2005 Whooper Swan Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides bird is ringed Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 2 birds  
tue December 6, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 2 birds  
tue December 6, 2005 American Golden Plover Europie - Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
tue December 6, 2005 Wigeon Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Drake Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Tufted Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 40 Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Golden-eye Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 7 Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Barnacle Geese Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 9 Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Female Scaup Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Drake Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Great Northern Divers Broadbay - Coll - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Long-tailed Duck Broadbay - Coll - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 30+ Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Red -throated Divers Broadbay - Coll - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Eider Broadbay - Coll - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 400+ Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Velvet Scoter Broadbay - Coll - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides   Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Ring-necked Duck Loch an Tiumpan - Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Drake presumed bird returning from last two winters Mark W
tue December 6, 2005 Waxwing Point - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Flock of 20 birds flying overhead Grahame T
tue December 6, 2005 Reed Buntings Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides 3 birds outside the coastguard at Goat Island lunchtime  
tue December 6, 2005 Whooper Swans Loch Bhaie (Tolsta) - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides One was a cygnet Frank S
tue December 6, 2005 Kestrel Carloway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Female bird Frank S
tue December 6, 2005 Goldcrest Croir -Bernera - Outer Hebrides Still about Dawn S
mon 5 December, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides bird has been seen there on and off for about three weeks now  
mon 5 December, 2005 Green-winged Teal Steinish -Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
mon 5 December, 2005 Snow Buntings Sheshader - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides A flock of 20 -30 birds now and again for 2-3 weeks Mary and William M
sun 4 December, 2005 Goldcrest Croir -Bernera - Outer Hebrides   Dawn S
sun December 4, 2005 Iceland Gull Loch Barvas -Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
sun December 4, 2005 Whooper Swans Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides Group of 6 birds  
sun December 4, 2005 Glaucous Gull Loch Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides    
Sat December 3, 2005 Glaucous Gull Butt of Lewis - Isle of Outer Hebrides 2 birds  
Sat December 3, 2005 Chaffinch Callanish - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides First I have seen in the Callanish area since living here two years Ela S
Sat December 3, 2005 Iceland Gull Barvas - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides
 
Fri December 2, 2005 Snipe Croir - Bernera - Outer Hebrides Not a Jack Sunny
Fri December 2, 2005 Glaucous Gull Stornoway - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides At the harbour
One or two birds sometimes found at Stornoway Harbour, at Balinvanich in Benbecula and at Loch Barvas in Lewis
 
Thu December 1, 2005 Pintail Holm Loch - Lewis - Outer Hebrides Female bird (Date approximate) Martin J
         

 

 

 

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