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Species / Subspecies
Photographer
Year
Recording Area
Site
Keyword
Leucistic Oystercatcher
  • 13/05/2013
  • John Chapman
  • Aberdeen
  • North-east Scotland
Leucistic Oystercatcher: 13/05/2013, John Chapman, Aberdeen, North-east Scotland
Fulmar
  • 18/12/2012
  • Ian Gourlay
  • St Andrews
  • Fife
  • Shows the down canted beak of the fulmar and its chubby little body. A true seabird
  • doesn't scavenge landfills and ploughed fields like many gulls.
Fulmar: 18/12/2012, Ian Gourlay, St Andrews, Fife, Shows the down canted beak of the fulmar and its chubby little body. A true seabird, doesn't scavenge landfills and ploughed fields like many gulls.
Robin
  • melophilus (British)
  • 01/12/2012
  • Ian Gourlay
  • West bank of Loch Leven - by the harbour.
  • Perth and Kinross
  • Looking pugnacious
  • only about four feet away at the freshwater harbour for angling boats
  • Loch Leven.
Robin: melophilus (British), 01/12/2012, Ian Gourlay, West bank of Loch Leven - by the harbour., Perth and Kinross, Looking pugnacious, only about four feet away at the freshwater harbour for angling boats, Loch Leven.
Portrait - Robin
  • Robin
  • melophilus (British)
  • 01/12/2012
  • Ian Gourlay
  • Loch Leven
  • Kinross.
  • Perth and Kinross
  • Included to show the whiskers on the bird's face - before this shot
  • I hadn't realised they had these.
Portrait - Robin: Robin, melophilus (British), 01/12/2012, Ian Gourlay, Loch Leven, Kinross., Perth and Kinross, Included to show the whiskers on the bird's face - before this shot, I hadn't realised they had these.
Heron
  • Grey
  • 18/12/2012
  • Ian Gourlay
  • Shore
  • St Andrews
  • Fife
  • Hunched and shivering at the foot of the cliffs
  • he looked sorry for himself in the cold wind.
Heron: Grey , 18/12/2012, Ian Gourlay, Shore, St Andrews, Fife, Hunched and shivering at the foot of the cliffs, he looked sorry for himself in the cold wind.
Immature Herring Gull
  • Herring Gull
  • 25/04/2013
  • Ian Gourlay
  • St Andrews
  • Fife
  • Young birds carry their immature plumage for up to two seasons.
Immature Herring Gull: Herring Gull, 25/04/2013, Ian Gourlay, St Andrews, Fife, Young birds carry their immature plumage for up to two seasons.
Greater Scaup
  • 14/04/2013
  • Davie Abraham
  • Auchenharvie
  • Saltcoats
  • Ayrshire
Greater Scaup: 14/04/2013, Davie Abraham, Auchenharvie ,Saltcoats, Ayrshire
Greater Scaup
  • 14/04/2013
  • Davie Abraham
  • Auchenharvie
  • Saltcoats
  • Ayrshire
Greater Scaup: 14/04/2013, Davie Abraham, Auchenharvie ,Saltcoats, Ayrshire
Greater Scaup
  • 14/04/2013
  • Davie Abraham
  • Auchenharvie
  • Saltcoats
  • Ayrshire
Greater Scaup: 14/04/2013, Davie Abraham, Auchenharvie ,Saltcoats, Ayrshire
Greater Scaup
  • 14/04/2013
  • Davie Abraham
  • Auchenharvie
  • Saltcoats
  • Ayrshire
Greater Scaup: 14/04/2013, Davie Abraham, Auchenharvie ,Saltcoats, Ayrshire
First Waxwing
  • Waxwing
  • 12/02/2013
  • Ian Gourlay
  • 2ft from my front door
  • Fife
  • Only waxwing I've seen
  • ever. Visited the berry branches outside my living room window
  • close by my front porch.
First Waxwing: Waxwing, 12/02/2013, Ian Gourlay, 2ft from my front door, Fife, Only waxwing I've seen, ever. Visited the berry branches outside my living room window, close by my front porch.
Turtle Dove
  • 14/05/2013
  • Peter M. Macdonald
  • Cockburnspath
  • Borders
Turtle Dove: 14/05/2013, Peter M. Macdonald, Cockburnspath, Borders

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