October 2018

31 October

Red Kite – over Westlands Road – Robert Currie

30 October

Red Grouse (2) – disturbed near summit of Windy Hill – Dougie Menzies

29 October

Peregrine – Trinity Church Spire – Liz McKirdy

28 October

Red Grouse (2) – over Glen More Shalunt Side – John Williams

Grey Wagtail (4) – Trinity Church roof – Liz McKirdy

Kingfisher – at fish cages Loch Fad – Neil McKirdy

26 October

Merlin – Kames castle – John Williams

25 October

Slavonian Grebe – Rothesay Bay – John Williams

Ringed Plover (68), Turnstone (21), Dunlin (2) – Ardbeg Point – John Williams

23 October

Kingfisher – castle Moat – John Williams

22 October

Redwing (2) – Church Lane – Maggie MacDonald

Whooper Swan (5) – Kirk Dam – Ian Hopkins

Goldeneye (2) – Loch Quien – Ian Hopkins

21 October

Feildfare (2) – garden at Castle St – Liz McKirdy

Kingfisher – Castle Moat – John Williams

White-tailed eagle – Kilchattan Bay – report of per Mike Dodds

Golden Eagle (2) – Glen More – Jonh Williams viewed for 45 mins

18 October

Feildfare (c.200) – Gortans – John Williams

17 October

Kingfisher – Castle Moat – Neil McKirdy, Paul Power, John Williams

15 October

Merlin – over Rothesay Castle, mobbed by crows – John Williams

13 October

Kingfisher – castle Moat – Paul Power

12 October

Merlin (female) – Lochend – Neil McKirdy

Feildfare – West Road – Neil McKirdy

10 October

Swallow (6) – Plan Farm – Neil McKirdy

Great Skua – Kilchattan Bay – Neil McKirdy

Pochard – Loch Quien – Bird Group Outing

07 October

poss Long-eared Owl calling – Lenihall – John Williams

06 October

Yellowhammer – Ettrick Bay – John Williams

Kestrel and Hen Harrier – Scoulag moor – Liz McKirdy

Gannet – still observed off Scalpsie and Kilmichael

04 October

Merlin – sitting on fence post Drumreoch – Neil McKirdy

03 October

Hen Harrier (male) – over Lochend, Loch Ascog – Neil McKirdy

02 October

Hen Harrier – Gortans – John Williams

01 October

Knot (2) – Ardbeg Point – John Williams