July 2017

30 July

Swifts – Rothesay – Ian Hopkins

27 July

Mallard (14) – Kirk Dam – Ian Hopkins

Wigeon (2) – Kirk Dam – Ian Hopkins

Water Rail (heard) – Kirk Dam – Ian Hopkins

24 July

Peregrine – Church spire Trinity Church – John Williams

22 July

Manx Shearwater (100s) – between Ettrick Bay and Inchmarnock – John Williams

Manx Shearwater (c.50) – between Kilchattan Bay and Cumbrae – Dougie Menzies

20 July

Mute Swan (with 4 signets) – Greenan Loch – Ian Hopkins

19 July

Mallard (88+) – Kirk Dam – Ian Hopkins

Manx Shearwater – from Ferry Rothesay – Wemyss Bay – John Williams

18 July

Great Crested Grebe – (pair with 2 juv) – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

Tufted Duck (45)  – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

Little Grebe (pair with juv)  – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

17 July

Sandwich Tern (3 add + 2 juv) – St Ninian’s Bay – Ian Hopkins

Dunlin – St Ninian’s Bay – Ian Hopkins

13 July

Peregrine (with common gull prey) – Trinity Church Spire – Liz McKirdy

12 July

Wigeon (4) – Kirk Dam – John Williams

11 July

Whooper Swan – Loch-na-Leigh – John Williams

Wheatear – Loch-na-Leigh – John Williams

Kestrel – Loch-na-Leigh – John Williams

Osprey – towards Dhu Loch with fish – John Williams

08 July

Whooper Swan – Ettrick Bay – John Williams

07 July

Black Guilemot (pair with 3 chicks at nest) – under Victorian Toilets – John Willliams

05 July

Tufted Duck (38m + 3f) – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

Great Crested Grebe – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

Mute Swan (Pair with 5 signets) Loch Quien – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

Sand Martin (300 – 400) – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

04 July

Peregrine – Trinity Church – Liz McKirdy

03 July

Whooper Swan – unusual summer record – at Ettrick Bay – John Williams

Ringed Plover (nest with 3 young) – Ettrick Bay – Neil McKirdy

Spotted Flycatcher – Croc an Raer – Ian Hopkins

02 July

Osprey (3 chicks at nest) – Ian Hopkins

01 July

Wigeon (pair) –  Kirk Dam – John Williams

Osprey (fishing) – Kirk Dam – John Williams