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Species / Subspecies
Photographer
Year
Recording Area
Site
Keyword
Nice garden tick.
  • Rose-coloured Starling
  • 04-07-2019
  • David Main
  • Elgin
  • Moray and Nairn
Nice garden tick.: Rose-coloured Starling, 04-07-2019, David Main, Elgin, Moray and Nairn
Immature Gannet
  • Gannet
  • 01-07-2019
  • Maisie Welsh
  • Loch Ryan Stranraer
  • Dumfries and Galloway
Immature Gannet: Gannet, 01-07-2019, Maisie Welsh, Loch Ryan Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway
Dipper
  • gularis (British)
  • 20-04-2017
  • Brian Stevenson
  • Flotterstone
  • Lothian
Dipper: gularis (British), 20-04-2017, Brian Stevenson, Flotterstone, Lothian
Nikon
Cuckoo
  • 04-05-2017
  • Brian Stevenson
  • Drycleuch Burn Nr. Heriot
  • Borders
Cuckoo: 04-05-2017, Brian Stevenson, Drycleuch Burn Nr. Heriot, Borders
Nikon & Sigma
Common Sandpiper
  • 26-05-2017
  • Brian stevenson
  • Blackhope
  • Heriot
  • Borders
Common Sandpiper: 26-05-2017, Brian stevenson, Blackhope, Heriot, Borders
Nikon & Sigma lens
Puffin with sand eels
  • Puffin
  • 17-06-2019
  • Rob Parsons
  • Isle of May
  • Fife
Puffin with sand eels: Puffin, 17-06-2019, Rob Parsons, Isle of May, Fife
GREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO on Iona, Argyll
  • Great Spotted Cuckoo
  • 25-06-2019
  • Jim Dickson
  • Iona
  • Argyll
GREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO on Iona, Argyll: Great Spotted Cuckoo, 25-06-2019, Jim Dickson, Iona, Argyll
GREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO on Iona, Argyll
  • Great Spotted Cuckoo
  • 25-06-2019
  • Jim Dickson
  • Iona
  • Argyll
GREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO on Iona, Argyll: Great Spotted Cuckoo, 25-06-2019, Jim Dickson, Iona, Argyll
Superb bird.
Razorbill
  • 17-06-2019
  • Rob Parsons
  • Isle of May
  • Fife
Razorbill: 17-06-2019, Rob Parsons, Isle of May, Fife
Bullfinch, Torwood
  • Bullfinch
  • 15-06-2019
  • Ron Penn
  • Torwood
  • Upper Forth
Bullfinch, Torwood: Bullfinch, 15-06-2019, Ron Penn, Torwood, Upper Forth
Hoodie
  • Hooded Crow
  • 13-06-2019
  • John Nadin
  • Isle of Barra
  • Outer Hebrides
Hoodie: Hooded Crow, 13-06-2019, John Nadin, Isle of Barra, Outer Hebrides
several seen
Bonxie
  • Great Skua
  • 10-06-2019
  • John Nadin
  • Isle of Mingulay
  • Outer Hebrides
Bonxie: Great Skua, 10-06-2019, John Nadin, Isle of Mingulay, Outer Hebrides
stunning trip to Mingulay

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