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Species / Subspecies
Photographer
Year
Recording Area
Site
Keyword
May 2019
Sparrowhawk
  • 12-05-2019
  • David Abraham
  • Adder's Gill Woods
  • Clyde
Sparrowhawk: 12-05-2019, David Abraham, Adder's Gill Woods, Clyde
May 2019
Sand Martin
  • 12-05-2019
  • David Abraham
  • Lower Carbarns Farm
  • Clyde
Sand Martin: 12-05-2019, David Abraham, Lower Carbarns Farm, Clyde
May 2019
Meadow Pipit
  • 12-05-2019
  • David Abraham
  • Lower Carbarns Farm
  • Clyde
Meadow Pipit: 12-05-2019, David Abraham, Lower Carbarns Farm, Clyde
May 2019
Display on the May
  • Bluethroat
  • svecica (Red-spotted)
  • 19-05-2019
  • Andy Williams
  • Isle of May
  • Isle of May
Display on the May: Bluethroat, svecica (Red-spotted), 19-05-2019, Andy Williams, Isle of May, Isle of May
At least two displaying males during a day count of up to 15 birds on the May
May 2019
Classy Spring Songster
  • Bluethroat
  • svecica (Red-spotted)
  • 19-05-2019
  • Andy Williams
  • Isle of May
  • Isle of May
Classy Spring Songster: Bluethroat, svecica (Red-spotted), 19-05-2019, Andy Williams, Isle of May, Isle of May
Very lucky to be on the May for a fall of these beauties.
May 2019
Dotterel on North Ronaldsay
  • Dotterel
  • 15-05-2019
  • Martin Lever
  • North Ronaldsay
  • Orkney
Dotterel on North Ronaldsay: Dotterel, 15-05-2019, Martin Lever, North Ronaldsay, Orkney
Sony a7riii / 560mm
May 2019
Red-spotted Bluethroat
  • Bluethroat
  • svecica (Red-spotted)
  • 18-05-2019
  • Mark Wilkinson
  • Barns Ness
  • Lothian
Red-spotted Bluethroat: Bluethroat, svecica (Red-spotted), 18-05-2019, Mark Wilkinson, Barns Ness, Lothian
Part of a widespread fall of this species.
May 2019
Red-spotted Bluethroat
  • Bluethroat
  • svecica (Red-spotted)
  • 18-05-2019
  • Mark Wilkinson
  • Barns Ness
  • Lothian
Red-spotted Bluethroat: Bluethroat, svecica (Red-spotted), 18-05-2019, Mark Wilkinson, Barns Ness, Lothian
Part of a widespread fall of this species.
May 2019
Lesser Scaup
  • 18-05-2019
  • Mark Wilkinson
  • St Abb's Head
  • Borders
Lesser Scaup: 18-05-2019, Mark Wilkinson, St Abb's Head, Borders
First record for Borders Region.
May 2019
Lesser Scaup
  • 18-05-2019
  • Mark Wilkinson
  • St Abb's Head
  • Borders
Lesser Scaup: 18-05-2019, Mark Wilkinson, St Abb's Head, Borders
First record for Borders Region.
May 2019
cuckoo in flight
  • nbsp;Cuckoo in flight
  • Cuckoo
  • 10-05-2019
  • Bill Brown
  • Scotland
  • Borders
cuckoo in flight: nbsp;Cuckoo in flight, Cuckoo, 10-05-2019, Bill Brown, Scotland, Borders
May 2019
Reed Warbler
  • 19-05-2019
  • Mark Wilkinson
  • Seafield Pond
  • Belhaven Bay
  • Lothian
Reed Warbler: 19-05-2019, Mark Wilkinson, Seafield Pond, Belhaven Bay, Lothian
Singing male

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