January 2007

Birds of Treshnish and North Mull

(All sightings are from Treshnish Farm by Anand Prasad unless stated otherwise. Abbreviations of observers are given to respect internet privacy. If you have anything to add please let Prasad know if your name can used).

January 1
Buzzard: 1 near Treshnish House
January 2
Buzzard: 1 above Treshnish boathouse
Kittiwake: 1 from Treshnish boathouse
Redwing: 1+ in low-lying area below Haunn cottages
January 4
Golden Eagle: a pair hunting around Treshnish House for over an hour. One was heard calling, a short high pitched lap-dog type yelp
January 6
Hen Harrier: 1 male at 2.30pm by Treshnish House
Mountain Hare: 1 by Toechtamhor cottage
January 7
[White-tailed Eagle: 1 possible juvenile flying west along lie-lowing area below Haunn cottages]
Rook: 1 to north of Toechtamhor cottage