This blog was started by Ian Brooke on the 1st of May 2007 and aims to provide information about the birds of Islay.
Tuesday, 15 February 2011
Tuesday 15th February
Catherine sent some sightings through for the week down on the Oa reserve. A broad spectrum to choose from, 328 Greenland White fronted Geese, 12 Greylag, 2 Golden Eagle, 1 Barn Owl, 13 Fulmar, 1 Merlin, 1 Hen Harrier and a Dunnock.
For those of you visiting Islay or Jura, please send your sightings to us here at email@example.com
We also run an Islay Birds WhatsApp group - message us on 07919 941750 to be included.
There is a small informal bird club here on Islay, we meet on the last Tuesday of every month, check the blog for details. All are welcome
Regular resident contributors to the blog include...
Margaret Brooke, Ian's other half!
James How, RSPB
Dave Wood, RSPB and BTO rep for Islay, Jura & Colonsay