Migrant Arrival Dates 2017

Species Date Location Observer
Gannet  09 March Kilchattan Bay Ian Hopkins
Manx Shearwater
Osprey  01 April  Barnauld  Liz McKirdy
Common Sandpiper  18 April  St Ninian’s Bay  Dougie Menzies
Lesser Black-backed Gull  28 February Kilchattan Bay DM and IH
Sandwich Tern  02 April  Rothesay Bay  Paul Power
Cuckoo  15 April  Port Golf Club  Charlie Tritschler
Swift  05 May  Rothesay Castle Paul Power
Sand Martin  28 March Loch Fad John Williams
Swallow  03 April  Greenan Loch  Neil McKirdy
House Martin  20 April  Crichton Rd  Dougie Menzies
Tree Pipit  18 April  Woodend  Ian Hopkins
Redstart  05 May  Balnakailly  John Day
Wheatear  26 March St Ninian’s John Williams
Grasshopper Warbler  22 April  Ambrisbeg  Cathy McKirdy
Sedge Warbler  28 April  St Ninian’s  Liz McKirdy
Blackcap (singing)  06 April  Shalunt  Ron Forrester
Garden Warbler  05 May  Mountstuart  Ron Forrester
Whitethroat  02 May  Lucas Farm  Ian Hopkins
Wood Warbler  14 May  Balnakailly  Dougie Menzies
Willow Warbler  09 April  Inchmarnock  Ian Hopkins
Chiffchaff 20 March Ardencraig House Paul Power
Spotted Flycatcher
Pied Flycatcher