Nov 122017

30th: 1 Gannet in mouth of Calgary bay

North wind brought 2 Golden Eagles over Treshnish Old Schoolhouse, appeared to be from second nearest pair (also 1 seen within last week during north wind). Very poor light conditions.

28th: 8+ Long-tailed Tits in Treshnish wood

27th: 6+ Long-tailed Tits near Calgary boathouse

19th: 1 adult White-tailed Eagle flew east low over me at exactly same spot as on 14th at mouth of Allt Crosapol at 15.22. But it was very dark

and one passed me at Langamull at 15.42 also flying east and then turning to south over Langamull house

Here is the one from 14th also flying east when it was even darker at 15.52

Cormorant at Langamull conducting the sunset

1 Grey Wagtail at mouth of Allt Cill Chriosd and c20 Redwings at Ensay farmhouse.

16th: 3 Redwings at Bennan.
Flock of 37 Greylag Geese at Langamull, enjoying the surf.


15th:  12 Wood Pigeons over Treshnish wood.

:  North wind brought 2 Golden Eagles over Treshnish wood, at least 1 was from the second nearest pair.

Nothing to show for 2 hours sea-watching at Caliach Point. The wind was strong and from the north so perhaps it needed a little wet in it.
Hen Harrier at Cillchriosd standing stone

Here it has a vole

11th: At least 4 Golden Eagles over Treshnish wood. 2 were from the second nearest pair, the other 2 were around all day at north Treshnish, mostly on the Cruachan Treshnish. 2 Red Grouse above Treshnish cowbarn

10th: 1 Great Skua, 2 Whooper Swans and 2 Gannets and 1000+ Kittiwakes at Caliach Point,
1+ Redwings at Calgary and c10 with Mistle Thrushes at Sunipol.

9th: c70 geese flying south over Treshnish Old Schoolhouse.

8th: c 10 Redwings in Treshnish wood

4th: c40 geese flying south at Haunn and flock of Whooper Swans heard at dusk at Treshnish Old Schoolhouse.

2nd: 2+ Long-tailed Tits at Treshnish Old Schoolhouse.

1st: Grey Wagtail at same spot at Bennan and later nearby at Allt Crossapol, 1 Lapwing at Bennan.
11 Whooper Swans over Langamull and c35 geese (probably Greenland White-fronted) over Treshnish Old Schoolhouse.
Carolyne filmed a split flock of 84 Greenland White-fronted Geese (38+46) and there were some Whooper Swans also calling on the soundtrack.

 November 12, 2017

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