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Birds of the Coast

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Number of results: 18

  1. Add Arctic Tern - Loch Fionsabhaigh to your Itinerary

    Arctic Tern - Loch Fionsabhaigh

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of Harris

    Elegant white seabird with a black cap, orange bill and long forked tail.

  2. Add Red Throated Diver-Loch Skipport to your Itinerary

    Red Throated Diver-Loch Skipport

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of South Uist

    Occasionally seen at close range from the old pier at the end of the road.

  3. Add White Tailed Sea Eagle-Lochmaddy to your Itinerary

    White Tailed Sea Eagle-Lochmaddy

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of North Uist

    Refered to as a 'flying barn door' due to its sheer size and bulk.

  4. Add Red-throated Diver-Loch Langavat to your Itinerary

    Red-throated Diver-Loch Langavat

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of Harris

    Large diving water bird with red neck in summer plumage

  5. Add Great Northern Diver-Berneray to your Itinerary

    Great Northern Diver-Berneray

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of Berneray

    This is a large, heavy-billed diver can resemble a goose, especially in flight.

  6. Add Artic Tern-Loch Mor to your Itinerary

    Artic Tern-Loch Mor

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of Benbecula

    This sleek, elegant bird with a silvery body, slender wings and elongated tail streamers can be found in the islands from late April - October.

  7. Add Shag-Huisnish to your Itinerary

    Shag-Huisnish

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Seabird Colonies

    Isle of Harris

    Large, dark green/black seabird common on the Harris coastline.

  8. Long Tailed Duck-Culla Bay

    Add Long Tailed Duck-Culla Bay to your Itinerary

    Long Tailed Duck-Culla Bay

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle Of Benbecula

    The long-tailed duck is a small, neat sea duck. They have small round heads and steep foreheads.

  9. Add Black Guillemot-Rhenigidale to your Itinerary

    Black Guillemot-Rhenigidale

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Harris

    Black and white seabird with bright orange legs.

  10. Add Great Northern Diver-Polochar to your Itinerary

    Great Northern Diver-Polochar

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of South Uist

    This is a large, heavy-billed diver can resemble a goose, especially in flight.

  11. Add Great Northern Diver-Stoneybridge to your Itinerary

    Great Northern Diver-Stoneybridge

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of South Uist

    This is a large, heavy-billed diver can resemble a goose, especially in flight.

  12. Add Puffin-Lochmaddy Ferry to your Itinerary

    Puffin-Lochmaddy Ferry

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of North Uist

    Present on off-shore islands from late April - August.

  13. Add Puffin-Mingulay to your Itinerary

    Puffin-Mingulay

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of Barra

    Present on off-shore islands from late April - August.

  14. White Billed Diver-Balranald

    Add White Billed Diver-Balranald to your Itinerary

    White Billed Diver-Balranald

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of North Uist

    A rare passage migrant off Uist

  15. Add Lapwing-Northton Machair to your Itinerary

    Lapwing-Northton Machair

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Waders

    Isle of Harris

    Distinctive medium sized wading bird with dark green upper parts, white underparts and a crest.

  16. Add Merlin-Reuval to your Itinerary

    Merlin-Reuval

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of Benbecula

    This is our smallest bird of prey with males appearing a dashing, steel blue compared with the slightly larger, rusty-brown females and young.

  17. Add Golden Plover-Maaruig to your Itinerary

    Golden Plover-Maaruig

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Waders

    Isle of Harris

    A medium sized moor land wader with a short bill dark underparts and golden upperparts

  18. Add Red Throated Diver-Lochmaddy Bay to your Itinerary

    Red Throated Diver-Lochmaddy Bay

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Coastal Birds

    Isle of North Uist

    Pairs often visit the sea loch to feed.

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