May 2018

28 May

Spotted Flycatcher – Balnakeilly – Mike Dodds

Tree Pipit – Balnakeilly – Mike Dodds

Goosander – Scalpsie Point – Ian Hopkins

27 May

Little Grebe (with 3 young) – Plan Loch – Ian Hopkins

Moorhen – Plan Loch – Ian Hopkins

25 May

Redstrat – Balnakeilly – John Williams

Spotted Flycatcher – Balnakeilly – John Williams

Wood Warbler – Balnakeilly – John Williams

24 May

Golden Eagle – over Port Bannatyne – Ian hopkins

23 May

Peregrine – in flight Ardbeg towards Rothesay – Paul Power

Mute Swan with 6 signets – at Kirk Dam – John Williams

Wood Warbler (3) – singing Balnakailly Wood – Ian Hopkins

Wheatear (pair) – Ardscalpsie Point – Ian Hopkins

22 May

Eider with small young – Rhubodach – Graham Clark

19 May

Wood Warbler (pair) – Balnakeilly – John Williams

18 May

Osprey (1 at nest and 2 in flight nearby) – John Williams

14 May

Tree Pipit (2) – Ettrick Burn – Ian Hopkins

Grey Wagtail – Ettrick Burn – Ian Hopkins

12 May

Whinchat – Ettrick Bay south – John Williams

Bar-tailed Godwit (2) – Kilchattan Bay – Ian Hopkins

11 May

Hen Harrier – Kingarth at Airstrip – John Williams

10 May

Wheatear – St Ninian’s Point – Mike Dodds

Linnet – St Ninian’s Point – Mike Dodds

Twite – St Ninian’s Point – Mike Dodds

09 May

Swift – Crichton Rd – Paul Power

Swift – Rothesay Castle  – Paul Power

08 May

Great-northern Diver (2) – Glecknabae – Mike Dodds

07 May

Snipe (displaying) – Dunstrone Point – Ian Hopkins

06 May

Blackcap (m + f) – Glecknabae – John Williams

05 May

Whimbrel (10) – in flight, Ettrick Bay – John Williams

Red-throated Diver (3) – Kildavannan Point – John Williams

Grasshopper Warbler – Lord James Ride – Liz McKirdy

Snipe (drumming) – Lord James Ride – Liz McKirdy

04 May

Redstart (m) – Balnakailly – Dougie Menzies, Ian Hopkins

Tree Pipit (several) – Balnakailly – Dougie Menzies, Ian Hopkins

Common Sandpiper – Balnakailly – Dougie Menzies, Ian Hopkins

Grey Wagtail (pair) – Balnakailly – Dougie Menzies, Ian Hopkins

03 May

Swift (2) – over Mountpleasant, Rothesay – Neil McKirdy

02 May

Grey Wagtail – Loch Fad (east side ) – Ian Hopkins

01 May

Grasshopper Warbler – Gortons – Paul Power

Osprey (3) – at nest site – Pau McTaggart

Cuckoo – Barnauld – Paul McTaggart

Cuckoo – Gortons – Paul Power