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February 2014 Sightings

 

 

Friday 28th February

South Mainland: 3 Tundra Bean Geese at Bigton. White-fronted Goose at Fleck. Lesser Black-backed Gull, Pied Wagtail, 4 Barnacle Geese, 3 Pintails and 5 Shovelers at Scatness. 5 Pink-footed Geese and 15 Shelducks at Spiggie. Glaucous Gull at Sumburgh Airport.

Central Mainland: 40 Chaffinches and a Skylark at Veensgarth. Skylark at Griesta, Tingwall. Pochard and Gadwall at Loch of Clickimin.

Unst: 9 Tundra Bean Geese at Burrafirth. 2 Goosanders at Uyeasound. 2 Glaucous Gulls at Belmont. 4 Wood Pigeons at Baltasound.

Goosander at Uyeasound - Jim Nangle

Out Skerries: Iceland Gull and Little Grebe.

Thursday 27th February

South Mainland: Gyrfalcon over Scrae Field, Quarff, before heading south.

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese and Iceland Gull at Baltasound. Smew at Loch of Snarravoe. Glaucous Gull at Belmont. 2 Barnacle Geese and 32 Golden Plovers at Uyeasound.

Yell: 2 Coots, Pochard and Scaup at Kirk Loch, and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe. Snow Bunting at Mid Yell.

Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe - Jim Nangle

Wednesday 26th February

South Mainland: Tundra Bean Geese at Sandwick.

Bean Goose at Sandwick - Jim Nicolson

Burra: male Smew on Papil Water.

Central Mainland: Great Spotted Woodpecker at Scalloway.

Tuesday 25th February

Unst: Iceland Gull at Baltasound.

Great Northern Diver and Iceland Gull at Baltasound - Rob Brookes

Burra: male Smew on Papil Water.

Yell: 3 Coots, Pochard and 2 Scaups at Kirk Loch, and 3 Snow Buntings at Cullivoe.

Monday 24th February

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese at Baltasound.

Ravens at Saxa Vord - Mike Pennington

Central Mainland: Bullfinch in North Road, Lerwick. Glaucous Gull at Alexandra Wharf, Lerwick.

Glaucous Gull at Lerwick - Juan Brown

South Mainland: Black Redstart and 2 Skylarks at Sumburgh Airport. Iceland Gull and 17 Goldeneyes at West Voe of Sumburgh.

Yell: 3 Coots, Pochard and 2 Scaups at Kirk Loch, and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe.

Scaup at Cullivoe - Jim Nangle

Rabbit at Haggrister - Gwyn Stoyle

Sunday 23rd February

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese, Shoveler and 3 Bar-tailed Godwits at Baltasound. 6 Tundra Bean Geese and 5 Common Scoters at Haroldswick. 3 Tundra Bean Geese at Uyeasound.

Central Mainland: Bullfinch in North Road, Lerwick.

South Mainland: 3 Barnacle Geese at Toab. Chaffinch at Sandwick.

Yell: 3 Coots, Pochard and Scaup at Kirk Loch, and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe.

Saturday 22nd February

Out Skerries: Little Egret.

North Mainland: Green-winged Teal at Sand Voe (next to Loch of Flugarth where it was first seen in December).

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese and 6 Wood Pigeons at Baltasound. 5 Tundra Bean Geese at Haroldswick.

Bean Goose at Haroldswick - Mike Pennington

Whalsay: 2 Tundra Bean Geese at Newpark. Pale-bellied Brent Goose at Skaw. Shelduck at the Houb. Glaucous Gull at Symbister.

Bean Goose on Whalsay - John Laurie Irvine

South Mainland: Tundra Bean Goose, 3 Barnacle Geese, Skylark, Robin and Fieldfare at Sandwick.

Bean Goose at Sandwick - Glen Tyler

Yell: 3 Coots, Scaups and Pochard at Kirk Loch, Cullivoe.

Central Mainland: Pochard at Loch of Clickimin.

Mammals: 2 Killer Whales between Unst and Fetlar; belated news of Killer Whales at Haroldswick about a week ago.

Friday 21st February

Unst: 3 Tundra Bean Geese and 4 European White-fronted Geese at Uyeasound. Male Smew on Loch of Stourhoull.

Dead Puffin and dead Razorbill on Easting beached bird survey, Unst - Mike Pennington

Yell: 3 Coots, 2 Scaups, Pochard and 54 Tufted Ducks at Kirk Loch and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe.

Central Mainland: Ruff still at Garth by Sullom Voe Terminal.

South Mainland: 5 Barnacle Geese and European White-fronted Goose at Spiggie.

Out Skerries: Pied Wagtail.

Thursday 20th February

Out Skerries: Little Egret, Water Rail and Robin.

South Mainland: Stonechat at Virkie.

Stonechat at Virkie - Gary Bell

Yell: Scaup, Pochard and 2 Coots at Kirk Loch, and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe.

Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe - Jim Nangle

Wednesday 19th February

Out Skerries: Little Egret, present for 3rd day.

Little Egret on Skerries - Frances Anderson

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese at Baltasound. 5 Tundra Bean Geese at Haroldswick. 15 Fieldfares at Northdale.

Bean Geese at Baltasound - Mike Pennington

Central Mainland: Great Spotted Woodpecker at the Sletts, Lerwick.

Yell: 3 Scaups, Gadwall, Pochard and 3 Coots at Kirk Loch, Cullivoe. Glaucous Gull and Chaffinch at Mid Yell. Coot at Loch of Littlester. Purple Sandpiper at Burravoe.

Purple Sandpiper at Burravoe - Dougie Preston

Whalsay: Shelduck at the Houb.

Shelduck on Whalsay - Johnny Simpson

Tuesday 18th February

Unst: 3 Tundra Bean Geese at Uyeasound. 4 Tundra Bean Geese and Short-eared Owl at Haroldswick. 2 Fieldfares at Baltasound.

Bean Geese at Uyeasound - Mike Pennington 

Yell: 3 Scaups, Gadwall, Pochard and 3 Coots at Kirk Loch, Cullivoe.

Scaup, Gadwall and Pochard at Cullivoe - Jim Nangle

South Mainland: 3 Barnacle Geese at Toab.

Barnacle Geese at Toab - Donald Robertson; Chaffinch at Cunningsburgh - Jim Nicolson 

Mammals: Bearded Seal reported again at Mid Yell Voe.

Mountain Hare at Cunningsburgh - Jim Nicolson 

Monday 17th February

Bluemull 'triangle': male and female King Eiders. White-billed Diver off Sound Gruney.

Central Mainland: Pochard, Coot and Little Grebe at Clickimin. 5 Redwings, 3 Bramblings and 4 Chaffinches at Helendale. 40 Purple Sandpipers at Shetland Catch, Lerwick. Common Buzzard at South Nesting.

Purple Sandpiper at Lerwick - Glen Tyler; Grey Herons and Slavonian Grebes on Mainland - George Petrie

South Mainland: 2 Barnacle Geese, Pink-footed Goose and 3 Pintails at Scatness. 6 Chaffinches, Brambling, Robin and Snow Bunting at Cunningsburgh.

Unst: Smew at Loch of Snarravoe. Brent Goose at Westing. Tundra Bean Goose at Baltasound. Barnacle Goose at Norwick. Peregrine Falcon at Burrafirth. 'Blue’ phase Fulmar at Lamba Ness (5th year on the same ledge).

Barnacle Goose at Norwick, Long-tailed Ducks at Belmont and Fulmar at Lamba Ness - Rob Brookes

Whalsay: Shelduck and Dunlin at the Houb. Pale-bellied Brent Goose at Skaw.

Yell: Scaup, Gadwall, Pochard and 3 Coots at Kirk Loch, Cullivoe. 2 Common Redpolls at Mid Yell. Coot on Loch of Littlester.

Scaup, Gadwall and Pochard at Cullivoe - Jim Nangle

Grey Seal at Lerwick - Gordon Carle 

Sunday 16th February

Central Mainland: 5 Tundra Bean Geese at Gott. 64 Oystercatchers at Loch of Tingwall. Coot, Pochard and 7 Redwings at Loch of Clickimin. Glaucous Gull at Lerwick.

Goldeneyes at Clickimin - George Petrie 

South Mainland: Peregrine Falcon at Scatness.

Unst: Pink-footed Goose, Barnacle Goose and Bar-tailed Godwit at Norwick. Pink-footed Goose and Tundra Bean Goose at Haroldswick.

Whalsay: Shelduck at the Houb.

Saturday 15th February

South Mainland: Tundra Bean Goose and 2 Meadow Pipits at Bakkasetter. 100 Black-headed Gulls, 2 Shelducks and a Meadow Pipit at Spiggie. Pink-footed Goose at Sumburgh Hotel. 4 Shelducks at Virkie. Shelduck at Boddam. 

Bean Goose at Bakkasetter - Logan Johnson

Central Mainland: Coot and Moorhen at Loch of Clickimin. Glaucous Gull at Shetland Catch, Lerwick. 5 Chaffinches at Sound, Lerwick.

Glaucous Gull at Lerwick - Juan Brown

Unst: Song Thrush and Barnacle Goose at Norwick.

Friday 14th February

South Mainland: Snowy Owl at Exnaboe. 3 Pintails and 2 Meadow Pipits at Scatness.

Snowy Owl at Exnaboe - John Moncrieff

Bluemull 'triangle': male and female King Eiders.

King Eiders in the Bluemull 'triangle' - Brydon Thomason

Central Mainland: Iceland Gull in Lerwick. Pochard at Loch of Clickimin. 4 Wood Pigeons at Seafield. Tundra Bean Goose at Kergord.

Pochard at Clickimin - Jim Nicolson

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Goose and 2 Waxwings at Baltasound. 3 Tundra Bean Goose at Uyeasound. 5 Common Scoters at Haroldswick. Barnacle Goose at Norwick. Sparrowhawk at Belmont.

North Mainland: Iceland Gull at Stenness, Eshaness.

Thursday 13th February

Whalsay: 5 Tundra Bean Geese at Brough.

Yell: Barnacle Goose at Mid Yell. Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe.

Barnacle Goose on Yell - Charlie Inkster

Central Mainland: Pochard, Little Grebe, 6 Fieldfares and 5 Redwings at Loch of Clickimin. Great Spotted Woodpecker at Helendale. Glaucous Gull at Alexandra Wharf, Lerwick. 3 Common Scoters at Voe of Sound, Lerwick.

Long-tailed Ducks in Lerwick - Jim Nicolson

Shelduck at Virkie - Donald Robertson

Wednesday 12th February

Yell: 2 Taiga Bean Geese at Aywick. 2 Glaucous Gulls and Bar-tailed Godwit at Vatsetter. 4 Purple Sandpipers at Galtigarth. Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe. 14 Fieldfares at Gutcher.

Taiga Bean Goose at Aywick - Dougie Preston, Logan Johnson; Grey Heron at Mid Yell - Charlie Inkster

Unst: Waxwing at Baltasound.

South Mainland: 3 Brent Geese and 4 Barnacle Geese at Virkie. 40 Fieldfares, 2 Redwings and a Robin at Toab.

Tuesday 11th February

Yell: 2 Taiga Bean Geese at Aywick. Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe. Glaucous Gull and Bar-tailed Godwit at Vatsetter. Coot at Loch of Littlester.

Glaucous Gull at Vatsetter - Dougie Preston

Unst: drake Smew at Loch of Snarravoe.

Smew at Loch of Snarravoe - Rob Brookes

Central Mainland: Waxwing at Burgh Road, Lerwick. Glaucous Gull at Alexandra Wharf, Lerwick. Knot at Seafield, Lerwick. Pochard, Coot and Scaup at Loch of Clickimin.

Knot at Seafield and Coot at Loch of Clickimin - George Petrie

South Mainland: 3 Brent Geese, 4 Barnacle Geese and Pink-footed Goose at Virkie.

Monday 10th February

Bluemull Sound: 3 White-billed Divers (singles off Sound Gruney, Snarravoe and Belmont) and male and female King Eider.

White-billed Diver off Snarravoe - Chris Rodger; female King Eider in Bluemull Sound - Brydon Thomason

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese, 3 Barnacle Geese and 3 Bar-tailed Godwits at Baltasound. Drake Smew at Loch of Snarravoe.

Central Mainland: Ruff at Garth, Sullom Voe. Glaucous Gull at Brae. Tundra Bean Goose at Kergord. Waxwing and Robin at Burgh Road, Lerwick. Little Grebe, Pochard, Coot and Moorhen at Loch of Clickimin. 6 Grey Herons at Loch of Vatsetter. 2 Meadow Pipits at Caliph, Tingwall.

Grey Herons at Loch of Vatsetter - Gordon Carle

Yell: Glaucous Gull and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe. Glaucous Gull and Bar-tailed Godwit at Vatsetter.

Glaucous Gull at Vatsetter - Dougie Preston

South Mainland: 3 Brent Geese at Virkie. Pink-footed Goose, 4 Barnacle Geese and 8 Fieldfares at Toab. 5 Shelducks at Spiggie.

Hooded Crows at Cunningsburgh - Robin Gosden

Fetlar: Glaucous Gull at Hamars Ness.

Burra: Sparrowhawk, Redwing and Robin on Trondra.

Sunday 9th February

Yell: 2 Taiga Bean Geese at Aywick. Glaucous Gull at Mid Yell. Bar-tailed Godwit at Vatsetter.

Taiga Bean Geese at Aywick and Glaucous Gull at Mid Yell - Dougie Preston

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese, 2 European White-fronted Geese, 4 Barnacle Geese and 3 Bar-tailed Godwits at Baltasound. 10 Tundra Bean Geese, Pink-footed Goose and 6 Common Scoters at Haroldswick. 3 Chaffinches at Norwick. 5 Fieldfares at Norwick.

South Mainland: Black-throated Diver in Quendale Bay, off Lady's Holm. 9 Tundra Bean Geese in the Hillwell/Spiggie area. Coot and 5 Shovelers at Hillwell. Glaucous Gull, Pochard and 3 Pintails at Scatness. Brent Goose at Virkie. 4 Barnacle Geese at Toab.

Glaucous Gull at Scatness - Steve Minton

Central Mainland: Bullfinch at North Road, Lerwick. Waxwing and Robin at Burgh Road, Lerwick. 2 Brent Geese at Gott. Gadwall, Little Grebe, Pochard and Coot at Loch of Clickimin. Great Spotted Woodpecker at Scalloway. 5 Slavonian Grebes at Whiteness Voe.

Gadwall at Loch of Clickimin, Mute Swan at Laxfirth and Collared Dove at Girlsta - Logan Johnson

West Mainland: 3 Tundra Bean Geese at Sandness.

Whalsay: Gadwall at Vevoe.

Fetlar: Velvet Scoter found dead at Funzie.

Mountain Hare in central mainland - Logan Johnson

Saturday 8th February

Unst: 2 Tundra Bean Geese, 6 European White-fronted Geese and 3 Barnacle Geese at Baltasound. 6 Tundra Bean Geese at Haroldswick. 3 Tundra Bean Geese at Uyeasound. Drake Smew at Loch of Stourhoull.

Bean Goose at Baltasound (2 photos) and Haroldswick (1 photo) - Mike Pennington

Central Mainland: Black-throated Diver at Whiteness Voe. 5 Tundra Bean Geese at Gott. 3 Tundra Bean Geese at Laxfirth. 2 Chaffinches at Brae.

Yell: 2 Tundra Bean Geese at Hamnavoe. Coot at Loch of Littlester.

Whalsay: 2 Brent Geese at North Voe. 40 Fieldfares at Marrister.

Friday 7th February

Unst: White-billed Diver and Black-throated Diver past Snarravoe. Little Gull at Belmont. 2 European White-fronted Geese and 5 Slavonian Grebes at Baltasound. 2 Goosanders at Uyeasound.

Central Mainland: Black-throated Diver and 5 Goldfinches at Nesbister. Tundra Bean Goose at Kergord. 5 Tundra Bean Geese at Gott. Drake Eider showing some characteristics of Northern Eider at Shetland Catch, Lerwick; also an Iceland Gull there. Great Spotted Woodpecker at Helendale, Lerwick. 2 Chaffinches at Upper Sound, Lerwick. Coot and 5 Fieldfares at Loch of Clickimin. Coot at Loch of Asta. Coot at Loch of Tingwall. 20 Fieldfares at Scalloway.

Eider showing characteristics of Northern Eider at Lerwick - Glen Tyler; Tundra Bean Goose at Kergord - Rob Fray; Great Northern Diver at Whiteness - Jim Nicolson; Chaffinch at Lerwick - Gordon Carle; Long-tailed Duck at Pullar's Loch - Ray Johnston

South Mainland: 9 Tundra Bean Geese, 6 Shovelers, Little Grebe and Knot at Hillwell. Barnacle Goose at Toab. Brent Goose and 4 Shelducks at Virkie. Grey Plover, Peregrine, Robin, 2 Snow Buntings, 5 Shovelers, 3 Pintails and a Pochard at Scatness. 2 Brent Geese, Pintail, 3 Slavonian Grebes, 4 Little Grebes and a Grey Heron at Spiggie. 3 Pintail and a Gadwall at Loch of Brow. Common Scoter at Clumlie.

Yell: Glaucous Gull at Mid Yell. Brent Goose at Cullivoe. Pochard and 3 Coots at Kirk Loch. 7 Fieldfares at Gutcher.

Coots at Kirk Loch - Jim Nangle

Otters in central mainland - Ray Johnston

Thursday 6th February

Unst: 22 Tundra Bean Geese, Pink-footed Goose and 4 Little Gulls at Haroldswick. 4 Tundra Bean Geese, Little Gull and Wood Pigeon at Baltasound. Goosander at Loch of Brecksie.

Yell: 6 Tundra Bean Geese and a European White-fronted Goose at Hamnavoe. Glaucous Gull at Mid Yell. Little Gull at Burravoe. Little Gull at Gutcher. Great Spotted Woodpecker and Brent Goose at Cullivoe. Pochard and 3 Coots at Kirk Loch. Sanderling at Vatsetter.

Glaucous Gull at Mid Yell and Little Gull at Burravoe - Dougie Preston

Whalsay: 4 Tundra Bean Geese at Sandwick. Tundra Bean Goose and 4 Barnacle Geese at Burns.

Central Mainland: Waxwing at Burgh Road, Lerwick. Iceland Gull at Shetland Catch, Lerwick. 3 Little Gulls and a Common Scoter at Breiwick, Lerwick. 3 Chaffinches at Sound, Lerwick. Slavonian Grebe at Strand Loch. Little Gull at Scalloway. 38 Red-breasted Mergansers at East Voe of Scalloway.

Iceland Gull at Lerwick - Jim Nicolson; Slavonian Grebe at Strand - Gordon Carle

South Mainland: Tundra Bean Goose at Cunningsburgh. 8 Tundra Bean Geese in the Hillwell/Spiggie area. Brent Goose at Virkie. Glaucous Gull at West Voe of Sumburgh. Pink-footed Goose and 4 Barnacle Geese at Toab. 2 Pintails at Scatness.

Burra: Redwing and 26 Oystercatchers on Trondra.

Papa Stour: 7 Whooper Swans at Biggins Loch.

Wednesday 5th February

Unst: 22 Tundra Bean Geese and 3 Little Gulls at Haroldswick. 4 Tundra Bean Geese, Little Gull and 3 Barnacle Geese at Baltasound. 2 Tundra Bean Geese at Skaw. 2 European White-fronted Geese at Burrafirth. Barnacle Goose at Uyeasound.

South Mainland: 5 Tundra Bean Geese and a Little Grebe at Spiggie. Pink-footed Goose and Barnacle Goose at Toab. Pochard, 3 Pintails and 3 Shovelers at Scatness. Shoveler at Hillwell.

Yell: 6 Tundra Bean Geese and a European White-fronted Goose at Hamnavoe. 2 Tundra Bean Geese at Aywick. European White-fronted Goose at Gossabrough. 2 Little Gulls at Burravoe. Little Gull and 7 Fieldfares at Gutcher. Great Spotted Woodpecker, Brent Goose and 4 Oystercatchers at Cullivoe. Pochard and 3 Coots at Kirk Loch. Sanderling and Bar-tailed Godwit at Vatsetter. Coot at Loch of Littlester. Long-eared Owl at Mid Yell.

Little Gull at Burravoe - Dougie Preston; Little Gull at Gutcher - Jim Nangle

Whalsay: Barnacle Goose at Burns. Woodcock and Skylark at Skaw Taing.

Central Mainland: Great Spotted Woodpecker at Scalloway. Great Spotted Woodpecker at Helendale, Lerwick.

Bressay: Moorhen at Voehead.

Tuesday 4th February

Unst: 22 Tundra Bean Geese at Haroldswick. 4 Tundra Bean Geese at Baltasound.

South Mainland: 13 Tundra Bean Geese at Hillwell. Brent Goose at Virkie. 3 Barnacle Geese at Exnaboe.

Tundra Bean Geese at Hillwell - Roger Riddington

Yell: Brent Goose at Cullivoe. Pochard at Kirk Loch.

Central Mainland: Common Scoter at Breiwick, Lerwick. Slavonian Grebe at Strand.

Bressay: Bar-tailed Godwit at Gunnista. 8 Fieldfares at Voehead.

Papa Stour: 7 Whooper Swans at Biggins Loch.

West Mainland: Sparrowhawk at Sand.

Monday 3rd February

Central Mainland: 5 Tundra Bean Geese at Gott. Sparrowhawk at Veensgarth. Moorhen found dead at Tingwall Airport. Glaucous Gull at Alexandra Wharf, Lerwick. Wood Pigeon at Toft.

Glaucous Gull at Lerwick - Juan Brown

Unst: Black-throated Diver and 2 Little Auks past Snarravoe. 4 Tundra Bean Geese, 3 Barnacle Geese, 2 European White-fronted Geese and 2 Redwings at Baltasound.

South Mainland: Iceland Gull at St Ninian's Isle.

Whalsay: Little Gull at Wester Nettlar, Skaw. Short-eared Owl at Skaw Taing. 4 Barnacle Geese at Burns.

Little Gull at Skaw, Whalsay - Brian Marshall

Yell: Barnacle Goose at Herra. Brent Goose and Great Spotted Woodpecker at Cullivoe. Pochard at Kirk Loch.

Brent Goose at Cullivoe - Jim Nangle; Shag at Mid Yell - Charlie Inkster

Sunday 2nd February

South Mainland: 15 Tundra Bean Geese in the Quendale/Ringasta area. Tundra Bean Goose and Barnacle Goose at Toab. 6 Brent Geese at Noss, Spiggie. 2 Barnacle Geese at Ringasta. Brent Goose at Virkie. Little Auk at Grutness. Peregrine at West Voe of Sumburgh. Barnacle Goose at Cunningsburgh.

Tundra Bean Goose at Bakkasetter - Rob Fray

Central Mainland: Waxwing at Westerloch, Lerwick. Snow Bunting at Sullom Voe Terminal.

Unst: Glaucous Gull at Uyeasound. 2 Velvet Scoters at Westing. Iceland Gull and 2 Little Auks at Snarravoe. Glaucous Gull, 2 Little Gulls, 2 Tundra Bean Geese and a Song Thrush at Haroldswick. Barnacle Goose and Pink-footed Goose at Norwick. 3 Barnacle Geese, Peregrine and 4 Tundra Bean Geese at Baltasound.

West Mainland: 2 Tundra Bean Geese at Aith.

Whalsay: 4 Barnacle Geese at Brough.

Yell: Pochard at Kirk Loch. 3 Oystercatchers and a Fieldfare at Cullivoe. Oystercatcher, 2 Redwings and 13 Fieldfares at Sellafirth.

Guillemot and House Sparrows at Cullivoe - Jim Nangle

Saturday 1st February

South Mainland: 13 Tundra Bean Geese at Quendale. 6 Brent Geese at Noss, Spiggie. Tundra Bean Goose, 2 Barnacle Geese, 2 Pintails, 2 Shovelers and a Pochard at Scatness. Brent Goose and 4 Shelducks at Virkie. 16 Fieldfares at Exnaboe. Woodcock, Water Rail, Brambling and Chaffinch at Swinister Burn.

Tundra Bean Goose and Barnacle Geese at Scatness - Steve Minton; Guillemot and Red-breasted Merganser at Cunningsburgh - Jim Nicolson

Yell: 6 Tundra Bean Geese and a European White-fronted Goose at Hamnavoe. Barnacle Goose at Loch of Littlester. 4 Fieldfares at Mid Yell. 2 Little Auks in Yell Sound.

Tundra Bean Geese and White-fronted Goose at Hamnavoe, and Barnacle Goose at Loch of Littlester - Logan Johnson

Unst: 2 Little Gulls, 6 Bean Geese and 28 Snow Buntings at Haroldswick. 4 Goosanders at Uyeasound.

Central Mainland: Black Redstart in museum car park in Lerwick.

Whalsay: 3 Barnacle Geese at Brough.

Bressay: 2 Chaffinches and a Robin at Voehead.

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