June 2014

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Pictures from June 2014

29 June

Sand Martin (colony inc juvs) – Quogach Burn – Iona Gray

Grey Wagtail – Quogach Burn – Iona Gray

27 June

Bullfinch (adult and 4 juvs) – Ardencraig House- Paul Power

26 June

Wood Warbler (singing) – Balnakailly Forest – Doug Menzies, Ian Hopkins

Redstart (male and juv) – Balnakailly Forest – Doug Menzies, Ian Hopkins

24 June

Whitethroat, Common Sandpiper, Reed Bunting, Pied Wagtail and juveniles, Stonechat, Linnet, Buzzard, Wren, Goldfinch, Swallow

– between Straad and Greenan Mill – Iona Gray

23 June

Common Sandpiper (pair) – St Ninian’s Bay – Iona Gray

Whitethroat – Quogach Farm – Iona Gray

Sedge Warbler (with juv) – Quogach Farm – Iona Gray

22 June

Peregrine – Scarrel – Liz McKirdy

11 June

Whinchat (3 pairs) – Glen More – Doug Menzies

Grasshopper Warbler (2) – Glen More – Doug Menzies

Cuckoo (3) – Gortans – John Williams

05 June

Red-breasted Goose – with Greylags in field at Mecknoch – Neil McKirdy

Sandwich Tern – Rothesay Harbour – Malcolm Hutcheson

Sandwich Tern – Fishing in Kilchattan Bay – Malcolm Hutcheson

04 June

Green Woodpecker – to rear of Kildavannan Cottage, Ettrick Bay – Evelyn Gray

Red-legged Partridge – Gallachan Farm – Ian Hopkins

Spotted Flycatcher – Ballianlay Schoolhouse  –  Malcolm Hutcheson

03 June

Bullfinch (pair with fledged young) – Mount Stuart – Malcolm Hutcheson

Spotted Flycatcher  -Pineatum,  Mount Stuart – Malcolm Hutcheson

Mistle Thrush (4 imm) – Mount Stuart – Malcolm Hutcheson

Garden Warbler  – Lime Ave, Mount Stuart – Malcolm Hutcheson

Great-spotted Woodpecker – Visitor’s Centre, Mount Stuart – Malcolm Hutcheson

02 June

Garden Warbler – singing near Piperhall Sawmill, Bruchag – Doug Menzies

Black Guillemot (16) – Rothesay Harbour – Malcolm Hutcheson

Common Sandpiper (2) – Bogany Point – Malcolm Hutcheson