Lichens - Western Isles wildlife, birds, plants, mammals, moths, butterflies

Sightings

Curracag have a Facebook Group which has information about latest wildlife sightings around the Western Isles. The group is also great for news about events discussion and/or help on identification. The information posted is accessible to all and if you would like to post you can join the group easily.

The group can be found at Curracag Facebook Group

See a selection of the latest posts:-

2 weeks ago

Shared my bedroom with this beaut last night before I realised and safely released it. Any ideas what it is? ...

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2 days ago

Good to find the Common Green Grasshopper yesterday near Aisgerbheinn, South Uist. I can't hear them anymore but they must have benefited from all the sunny weather. ...

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2 days ago

Some of the lovely botany we saw on Berneray and North Uist at the end of June. I'll attempt id but happy to be corrected ...

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5 days ago

Thanks for letting me join the group. I visit the Outer Hebs regularly. Apart from other things i saw a Bat on 12 July flying at 12 noon at North Loch Eynort. Not a Pip but Long-eared size in level flight above tree top height. No photo.
Also Lime-speck Pug at Dark Island hotel, Benbecula. 100 Lesser Water plantain in ditch at Howmore, west side of road .
There appears to be an almost total lack of pollinators esp bees- is that just me??
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6 days ago

I was delighted to see this sea eagle up close this afternoon. Point, Isle of Lewis.Up above the sea eagles. I'm really pleased with this one, taken this afternoon, the best I've taken of eagles to date.

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Lichens - Western Isles wildlife, birds, plants, mammals, moths, butterflies