Seth Gibson: Uig Bay (NG3963) Life List BOU Record(s) 1 to 110 of 110 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 18/10/2018 Uig 2 Greylag Goose Anser anser Uig 3 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 16/09/2017 Uig 4 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 07/11/2017 Uig 5 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 24/04/2017 Uig a single male on the sea 6 Wigeon Mareca penelope 01/12/2016 Uig 7 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 05/11/2016 Uig 8 Teal Anas crecca 03/10/2017 Uig 9 Eider Somateria mollissima Uig 10 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 02/11/2017 Uig female bird in the bay 11 Goosander Mergus merganser 04/01/2017 Uig 12 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 05/11/2016 Uig 13 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 17/03/2017 Uig 14 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 17/03/2017 Uig 15 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 05/12/2016 Uig 16 White-billed Diver Gavia adamsii 20/01/2018 Uig Bay found by Martin Lumb 17 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 18 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 05/11/2016 Uig 19 Gannet Morus bassanus Uig 20 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 05/11/2016 Uig 21 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 05/12/2016 Uig 22 Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos 29/01/2017 Uig 23 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 02/12/2016 Uig 24 White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 13/04/2017 Uig to find first Uig date 25 Buzzard Buteo buteo Uig 26 Corncrake Crex crex 04/05/2019 Uig Bay 27 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus Uig 28 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 05/03/2018 Uig 29 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 09/12/2017 Uig one calling over the cemy 30 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 06/06/2017 Uig a single bird on the beach 31 Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 02/05/2017 Uig 32 Curlew Numenius arquata 05/11/2016 Uig 33 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 05/11/2016 Uig 34 Dunlin Calidris alpina 19/07/2018 Uig 35 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 06/12/2016 Uig 36 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 13/12/2016 Uig 37 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 18/04/2017 Uig 38 Redshank Tringa totanus 05/11/2016 Uig 39 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 20/04/2017 Uig 40 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 30/05/2017 Uig 41 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 05/11/2016 Uig 42 Common Gull Larus canus 05/11/2016 Uig 43 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 05/11/2016 Uig 44 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 03/01/2018 Uig 45 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 15/12/2017 Uig 46 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 05/11/2016 Uig 47 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 16/03/2017 Uig 48 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 28/05/2018 Uig 2 birds settled on low tide gravel bar 49 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 10/08/2017 Uig 1 very low overhead, heading across hills and inland 50 Razorbill Alca torda 05/04/2017 Uig 51 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 07/11/2016 Uig to find first Uig date 52 Rock Dove Columba livia 05/11/2016 Uig all pure birds, never seen a Feral Pigeon here! 53 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 16/03/2017 Uig 54 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 13/12/2016 Uig 55 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 02/05/2017 Uig 56 Barn Owl Tyto alba 08/11/2018 Uig 1 bird regularly seen at roost site 57 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 16/12/2016 Uig 58 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 08/08/2018 Uig injured bird, boxed up by Kevin and off to the vets the next day 59 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 13/12/2016 Uig 60 Merlin Falco columbarius 13/04/2017 Uig 61 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 03/10/2017 Uig 2nd sighting March '19 62 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 05/11/2016 Uig 63 Rook Corvus frugilegus 05/11/2016 Uig to find first Uig date 64 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 05/11/2016 Uig 65 Raven Corvus corax 05/11/2016 Uig 66 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 05/01/2017 Uig 1 in trees at Uig Hotel 67 Coal Tit Periparus ater 11/12/2016 Uig 68 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 02/12/2016 Uig 69 Great Tit Parus major 01/12/2016 Uig 70 Skylark Alauda arvensis 23/03/2017 Uig 71 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 08/04/2017 Uig 72 Swallow Hirundo rustica 18/04/2017 Uig 73 House Martin Delichon urbicum 11/07/2018 Uig 2 birds calling overhead 74 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 01/12/2016 Uig 75 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 04/04/2017 Uig 76 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 05/04/2017 Uig 77 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus 16/10/2018 Uig Self-found in Uig Wood, also seen by Martin Lumb. Present on 17th (ML) too. 78 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 11/05/2017 Uig 79 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 18/04/2017 Uig 80 Whitethroat Sylvia communis 02/05/2017 Uig 81 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 01/12/2016 Uig 82 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 06/11/2016 Uig 83 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 06/11/2016 Uig 84 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 05/11/2016 Uig 85 Blackbird Turdus merula 01/12/2016 Uig 86 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 07/11/2017 Uig 87 Redwing Turdus iliacus 06/11/2016 Uig to find first Uig date 88 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 06/11/2016 Uig to find first Uig date 89 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 11/12/2016 Uig 90 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 15/06/2017 Uig 91 Robin Erithacus rubecula 05/11/2016 Uig 92 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 06/11/2016 Uig to find first Uig date 93 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 05/04/2017 Uig 94 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 27/12/2016 Uig 95 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 06/11/2016 Uig to find first Uig date 96 Dunnock Prunella modularis 06/11/2016 Uig to find first Uig date 97 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 05/11/2016 Uig 98 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 17/02/2017 Uig yarrellii and alba 99 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 18/03/2017 Uig 100 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 01/12/2016 Uig 101 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 01/12/2016 Uig 102 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 18/10/2018 Uig 103 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 12/03/2017 Uig 104 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 01/12/2016 Uig 105 Twite Linaria flavirostris 24/04/2018 Cuil Rd 4 birds, my 100th species for NG3963 :) 106 Linnet Linaria cannabina 13/04/2017 Uig 107 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 04/01/2017 Uig 108 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 01/12/2016 Uig 109 Siskin Spinus spinus 01/12/2016 Uig 110 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 18/03/2018 Uig Hotel