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Moorland

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Number of results: 24

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  1. Add Snow Bunting-Eochdar to your Itinerary

    Snow Bunting-Eochdar

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    This dumpy looking finch with prominent white flashes in the wing can often be found on the machair in winter.

  2. Add Short Eared Owl-Kildonan to your Itinerary

    Short Eared Owl-Kildonan

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    An excellent area for sightings of this species.

  3. Add Golden Eagle-Bogha Glas to your Itinerary

    Golden Eagle-Bogha Glas

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of Harris

    The golden eagle is one of two eagle species found on Harris

  4. Add Cuckoo-Committee Road to your Itinerary

    Cuckoo-Committee Road

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Moorland

    Isle of North Uist

    The Cuckoo is often seen along the fence running along the edge of Ben Risary plantation.

  5. 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.

  6. Add Merlin-Committee Road to your Itinerary

    Merlin-Committee Road

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of North Uist

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

  7. Add Hen Harrier-Reuval to your Itinerary

    Hen Harrier-Reuval

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of Benbecula

    Males are ghostly grey whilst the females and youngsters are brown with a conspicious white 'ring' at base of tail.

  8. Add Short Eared Owl-Griminish to your Itinerary

    Short Eared Owl-Griminish

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of Benbecula

    Often encountered at the roadside during the morning and late evenings from May - July.

  9. Add Short Eared Owl-Loch Bee to your Itinerary

    Short Eared Owl-Loch Bee

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    The rough grassland just south of the Loch Carnan tunring is a good area for owls.

  10. Add Short Eared Owl-Boisdale to your Itinerary

    Short Eared Owl-Boisdale

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    A good area to see this species during the spring and summer.

  11. Add Hen Harrier - Loch Druidibeg to your Itinerary

    Hen Harrier - Loch Druidibeg

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of South Uist

    Males are ghostly grey whilst the females and youngsters are brown with a conspicious white 'ring' at base of tail.

  12. Add Short Eared Owl-Reuval to your Itinerary

    Short Eared Owl-Reuval

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of Benbecula

    Only owl species often seen in broad daylight

  13. Add Red Grouse-Committee Road to your Itinerary

    Red Grouse-Committee Road

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Woodland

    Isle of North Uist

    This rusty brown, pigeon-sized game bird occurs on the moorland either side of the road.

  14. Add Snow Bunting-Sollas to your Itinerary

    Snow Bunting-Sollas

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Moorland

    Isle of North Uist

    This dumpy looking finch with prominent white flashes in the wing can often be found on the machair in winter.

  15. Add Cuckoo-Lochmaddy to your Itinerary

    Cuckoo-Lochmaddy

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Moorland

    Isle of North Uist

    The gardens and surrounding moorland often hold the odd bird during the spring and summer.

  16. Add Merlin-Rubha Ardvule to your Itinerary

    Merlin-Rubha Ardvule

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of South Uist

    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 Cuckoo-North Loch Eynort  to your Itinerary

    Cuckoo-North Loch Eynort

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Moorland

    South Uist

    The Cuckoo is heard regularly calling with its classic "Cuckoo" call around the wooded garden at the end of the road.

  18. 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.

  19. Add Short Eared Owl-Committee Road to your Itinerary

    Short Eared Owl-Committee Road

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Machair

    Isle of North Uist

    Medium sized, sandy brown, day flying owl.

  20. Add Golden Eagle-Griminish to your Itinerary

    Golden Eagle-Griminish

    Type

    Type:

    Birds - Birds of Prey

    Isle of North Uist

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Our holiday operator partner, Hebridean Hopscotch Holidays, is a fully bonded operator with many years experience in providing individually arranged holidays in the Outer Hebrides. Their holiday advisers live locally and they can discuss your plans, offer advice, submit a firm holiday quotation and, if acceptable, arrange all your sea or air travel, accommodation and activities to suit your requirements. Use our expertise to get the most out of your holiday.