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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : Redshank

Hebrides Bird Sightings : Redshank
North Uist Ford 17.09.06

Hebrides Bird Sightings : Redshank
Benbecula 18.06.08

 

Redshank

(Common Redshank)

Tringa totanus

Gaelic: Bodatha, Maor-cladich

 

Photographs© Debbie Bozkurt
Outer Hebrides (Western Isles)
2006

 

Our Redshank photographs

Redshank
Redshank
Redshank
Redshank chick

Redshank
flock

Redshank Chick
May 2006

 

Redshank records in the Western Isles

Tringa totanus is a common migrant breeder (1000 -10,000 pairs)
Tringa totanus robusta is a fairly common passage visitor and winter visitor (occurs in small numbers)
Source: Outer Hebrides Bird Report (2001)


On the chart below the darker the shade of blue the more abundant the Redshank is during a month or the more likely you are to see it.

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Source: Outer Hebrides Birds Checklist)

 

 

Other local bird photographs

Sources of information for the bird sightings section

Debbie's online photo album


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