This blog was started by Ian Brooke on the 1st of May 2007 and aims to provide information about the birds of Islay.
Tuesday, 7 March 2017
Tuesday 7th March
A beautiful start to the day, but windy and wet now. Not too much to report today. Best birds for me being a brief view of a Woodcock over the woods on the reserve, 21 Shoveler and a male Gadwall from the North hide.
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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