A Sparrowhawk in Rosshall Park and a Buzzard over towards Crookston Castle were the highlights of today's walk.
Friday, February 24, 2017
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
A lunchtime walk around Paisley town centre produced 20 Redwings feeding under trees on Saucel Hill.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017
A dreich lunchtime walk around Cardwell Bay found all the really interesting birds at the low tide mark and beyond binocular range.
Sunday, February 19, 2017
Today's walk from home to Kelvinside produced a Little Grebe and Moorhen on the Cart, singing Chaffinches and Greenfinches in South Cardonald, a Hooded Crow x Carrion Crow in Bellahouson Park, a pair of Woodpigeons on the Clyde and a female Goosander on the Kelvin. As well as Chaffinches and Greenfinches at several sites, other singing birds included Dunnock, Blue, Great and Coal Tit, Woodpigeon, Starling, Robin, Mistle Thrush plus (only) a few Wrens.
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Highlights of today's Strathspey trip were as follows:
A Hooded Crow near Drumochter
40 Greylag Geese southwest of Newtonmore station
200 Woodpigeons in a field northeast of Newtonmore Golf Course
Rooks visiting their colonies in Kingussie and Aviemore
18 Whooper Swans scattered around the Insh Marshes
Singing Greenfinches, Chaffinches and Collared Doves in Aviemore
Four Snow Buntings around the Skiers' Car Park below Coire Cas
Eight Bullfinches and a Chaffinch feeding on Birch buds in Rothiemurchus
Two Crested Tits southwest of Lochan Mor with three Goldeneye, eight Mallards, a Grey Heron and a Little Grebe on the lochan itself
232 Greylag Geese, eleven Jackdaws, six Pheasants, six Fieldfares, two Carrion Crows, a Blackbird and a Lapwing on fields next to The Doune
50 Jackdaws in a pre-roost gathering behind Tesco's, Aviemore
Single Goldeneye on the Spey south of Aviemore and on a small lochan southwest of Kingussie