“There have been a few interesting sightings as usual in mid-summer this year, including a Short-eared Owl, first seen at Ward Hill on 2nd July.”
“This time of year shows us another reason for leaving our grass to go to meadow…”
Predicting what uncommon species are likely to arrive in late Spring is impossible – there are always some common species which don’t turn up and a few very uncommon species which do!
“on the last weekend of May, we were wondering where we would go as our first farther away outing – walking farther afield, outdoors, should be OK. “
“The most noticeable recent sightings as regards migrants have been a male Hawfinch and a male Siskin in the Castle garden and a few Chiffchaffs – all in gardens”
“Lockdown doesn’t have to mean locked in or locked up.”
RSPB Reserves are still CLOSED to the public.
“A very ‘dark’ brown Chiffchaff was picked up exhausted in the porch at Airy”
Here are a few trips you can go on around Scotland – and they are only a click away.
Nearly half a million people took part in 2020 and counted in total 8 million birds.