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Date   

Species

Count

Location

Details

Obs

May

 

 

 

 

 

15/05/19

Osprey

1

Turnberry GC

 

GMcW

 

Whimbrel

13

Stevenston Point

 

CK

 

 

 

 

 

 

12/05/19

Black-tailed Godwit

1

Munnoch Reservoir

 

GMacd

 

 

 

 

 

 

11/05/19

Osprey

1

Dreghorn

 

HS

 

 

 

 

 

 

10/05/19

Swift

4

Saltcoats

 

PMcE

 

Whimbrel

9

Irvine harbour mouth

Ardeer side

GMcA

 

 

 

 

 

 

09/05/19

Wood Warbler

1 m

Fullarton Woods

Holding territory 19th day

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

08/05/19

Little Ringed Plover

2

Garnock Floods

 

GMcA

 

 

 

 

 

 

06/05/19

! Spotted Flycatcher

1

Glen Afton

First of the year

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

05/05/19

! Pied Flycatcher

pr

Glen Afton

First of the year

HF/FMcC

 

! Swift

1

Failford

First of the year

CK

 

Sanderling

23

Troon

 

BDK

 

Whimbrel

1

Troon

 

BDK

 

Purple Sandpiper

4

Troon

 

BDK

 

Common Scoter

1

Troon

Flew south

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

04/05/19

! Chough

1

Bower Hill

 

TB

 

 

 

 

 

 

03/05/19

! Dotterel

1

Blackcraig Hill

First of the year

DGr

 

Wheatear

15

Blackcraig Hill

 

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

02/05/19

Wheatear

1

Dundonald Camp

Greenland leucorhoa

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

01/05/19

! Common Tern

2

Ardeer

First of the year

GMcA

 

Common Scoter

19

Stevenston Point

 

DJ

 

Lesser Whitethroat

1 m

ICI Ardeer

 

TB

 

Whimbrel

9

Meigle Bay

 

AH

 

Whimbrel

3

Ardeer beach

 

GMcA

 

Sanderling

43

Ardeer beach

 

GMcA

 

Common Scoter

6

Ardeer

offshore

GMcA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April

 

 

 

 

 

29/04/19

Garganey

1 m

Garnock Floods SWT

 

GMcA

 

Black-tailed Godwit

5

Ardeer peninsula/Bogside

 

IH

 

Black-tailed Godwit

1

Munnoch Reservoir

 

GMcA

 

Whimbrel

2

Ardeer peninsula/Bogside

 

IH

 

White Wagtail

30

Munnoch Reservoir

 

GMcA

 

 

 

 

 

 

28/04/19

Short-eared Owl

1

Garnock Floods

 

SW

 

 

 

 

 

 

27/04/19

Osprey

1

Laigh Milton Mill

Fishing the River Irvine

BC

 

 

 

 

 

 

26/04/19

Puffin

1

Irvine harbour mouth

Flew north

GMcA

 

Arctic Tern

1

Irvine harbour mouth

 

GMcA

 

Arctic Skua

2

Irvine harbour mouth

Flew north

GMcA

 

Common Scoter

11

Irvine harbour mouth

8 on sea/3 flew north

GMcA

 

Sandwich Tern

15

Irvine harbour mouth

 

GMcA

 

Whimbrel

8

Bogside

 

GMcA

 

Great Northern Diver

2

Culzean Bay

 

DA

 

 

 

 

 

 

25/04/19

Garganey

1 m

Garnock Floods SWT

 

DGr/BDK

 

Little Egret

1

Hunterston

 

IB

 

Grasshopper Warbler

2 mm

Garnock Floods SWT

 

BDK

 

Grasshopper Warbler

1 m

Greenan

 

SB

 

Whimbrel

25

Croy

 

BG

 

Whimbrel

1

Loans

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

24/04/19

! Garganey

1 m

Garnock Floods SWT

First of the year

SWT/DGi

 

Little Ringed Plover

1

Blairbowie

 

RHH

 

Redstart

3

Ness Glen

 

RHH

 

Cuckoo

1

Ness Glen

 

RHH

 

 

 

 

 

 

23/04/19

! Chough

1

Segganwell, Culzean

 

RHH

 

 

 

 

 

 

22/04/19

Lesser Whitethroat

1 m

Bogside

 

IH

 

Grasshopper Warbler

1 m

Maidens

 

SC

 

Cuckoo

1

Fairlie Moor

 

DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

21/04/19

! Garden Warbler

1 m

Fullarton Woods

First of the year

BDK

 

Wood Warbler

1 m

Fullarton Woods

 

BDK

 

Grasshopper Warbler

1 m

Pow Burn

 

DE

 

Grasshopper Warbler

1 m

Shewalton

 

SB

 

Blackcap

6 mm

Pitcon, Dalry

 

CB

 

Whimbrel

17

Croy

 

DGr

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

SW

 

 

 

 

 

 

20/04/19

! Wood Warbler

1 m

Ness Glen

First of the year

GMcA

 

! Whinchat

1

Slot Burn

First of the year

SOC

 

! Great Egret

1

Garpel, Loch Doon

 

MH/GMcA

 

Grasshopper Warbler

2 mm

Doonfoot

 

MH

 

Pink-footed Goose

180

Ardeer

Flew north

TB

 

Short-eared Owl

2

Bogside

 

KR

 

White Wagtail

12

Troon harbour

 

KR

 

Purple Sandpiper

30

Troon harbour

 

KR

 

Sanderling

150

Barassie

 

KR

 

 

 

 

 

 

19/04/19

! Whitethroat

1 m

Irvine

First of the year

TB

 

! Great Egret

1

Loch Doon

 

JT

 

Lesser Whitethroat

3

Garnock Lagoons

 

IH

 

Grasshopper Warbler

2 mm

Bogton Loch

 

SOC

 

Redstart

1 m

Loch Doon

 

JT

 

Redstart

1 m

Loudoun Hill

 

GB

 

Red Kite

2

Loch Doon

 

JT

 

Grasshopper Warbler

2 mm

Garnock Lagoons

 

TB

 

Willow Warbler

64 mm

Garnock Lagoons

 

TB

 

Sedge Warbler

3 mm

Garnock Lagoons

 

TB

 

 

 

 

 

 

18/04/19

! Redstart

1

Craigencallie Wood

First of the year

RHH

 

! Cuckoo

1

Dalcairney

First of the year

RHH

 

Little Ringed Plover

2

Blairbowie

 

DGr

 

Little Ringed Plover

1

Martnaham Loch

 

HF

 

Whimbrel

1

Martnaham Loch

 

DGr

 

Long-tailed Duck

2

Dipple

 

DGr

 

White Wagtail

12

Dipple

 

DGr

 

Wheatear

6

Dipple

 

DGr

 

Wheatear

7

Dundonald

 

GMcA

 

Common Sandpiper

2

Folly Pond, Eglinton CP

 

GMcA

 

 

 

 

 

 

17/04/19

! Sedge Warbler

1

Greenan Castle

First of the year

JMcP

 

! Grasshopper Warbler

1 m

Shewalton Wood SWT

First of the year

SOC

 

! Whimbrel

3

Stevenston Point

First of the year

DJ

 

! Lesser Whitethroat

1

Greenan

First of the year

SOC

 

! Great Egret

1

Loch Doon

 

BDK

 

Whimbrel

1

Dowhill Port

 

RHH

 

Black-tailed Godwit

4

Maidens

 

RHH

 

Common Sandpiper

3

Black Neuk

 

RHH

 

Common Sandpiper

2

Auchincruive

 

JI

 

Common Sandpiper

1

Prestwick

 

DE

 

Common Sandpiper

1

Loch Doon

 

BDK

 

Greenshank

1

Black Neuk

 

RHH

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

SB

 

 

 

 

 

 

16/04/19

! Great Egret

1

Loch Doon

 

FMcC

 

Common Sandpiper

1

Capringstone

 

GMcA

 

Greenshank

1

Capringstone

 

GMcA

 

Pink-footed Goose

8

Capringstone

 

GMcA

 

Brambling

3

Mauchline

 

DI

 

 

 

 

 

 

15/04/19

Little Ringed Plover

1

Fail

 

DGi

 

 

 

 

 

 

14/04/19

! Little Ringed Plover

1

Barleith Pool

First of the year

DGi

 

Willow Warbler

27

Shewalton Wood SWT

 

BDK

 

Black-tailed Godwit

1

Fail

 

GB

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

SW

 

 

 

 

 

 

13/04/19

Little Gull

1 ad

Capringstone

 

BG

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

DJ

 

Pink-footed Goose

17

Capringstone

 

DJ

 

Common Sandpiper

1

Pow Burn

 

DE

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

 

 

 

 

 

12/04/19

Red Kite

3

Loch Doon

 

DE

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

 

 

 

 

 

11/04/19

Little Gull

1 ad

Capringstone

 

BG

 

Iceland Gull

1 ad

Doonfoot

 

RB

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

Willow Warbler

1

Ardmillan

 

GMcW

 

Wheatear

5

Byne Hill, Girvan

 

GMcW

 

 

 

 

 

 

10/04/19

! Ring Ouzel

1

Nich o' the Balloch

First of the year

SOC

 

! Tree Pipit

1

Gala Lane

First of the year

BDK

 

! White Wagtail

25+

Seamill

First of the year

ZB

 

! White Wagtail

4

Maidens

First of the year

CMcK

 

Green Sandpiper

1

Garnock Floods

on River Garnock

GMcA

 

Jack Snipe

1

Seamill

 

ZB

 

Wheatear

4

Maidens

 

CMcK

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

09/04/19

Marsh Harrier

1

Ardeer ICI

 

DJ

 

Little Gull

1 ad

Capringstone

 

GMcA

 

Water Pipit

1

Seamill

 

KS

 

Wheatear

22

Seamill

 

KS

 

Wheatear

18

Gailes area

 

GMcA

 

Black-tailed Godwit

4

Bogside

 

GMcA

 

Pink-footed Goose

167

Bogside

 

GMcA

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

GJH

 

 

 

 

 

 

08/04/19

Iceland Gull

1 ad

Pow Burn

 

BG

 

Osprey

1

Martnaham Loch

 

HF

 

Sandwich Tern

3

Bogside

 

BDK

 

Pink-footed Goose

88

Bogside

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

07/04/19

! Marsh Harrier

imm f

ICI Ardeer, Irvine

First of the year

TB

 

Willow Warbler

3

ICI Ardeer, Irvine

 

TB

 

Golden Plover

64

Fail

 

GB

 

Wheatear

2

Fail

 

GB

 

Sand Martin

5

Capringstone

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

06/04/19

! Willow Warbler

1

Ballantrae

First of the year

RHH

 

! Common Sandpiper

1

Hag Burn

First of the year

BDK

 

Swallow

1

Girvan

 

RHH

 

Wheatear

2

Loudoun Hill

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

05/04/19

! House Martin

1

Tarbolton

First of the year

CK

 

Sand Martin

6

Tarbolton

 

CK

 

Wheatear

1

Tarbolton

 

CK

 

Sandwich Tern

3

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

Common Scoter

3 mm

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

Purple Sandpiper

17

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

04/04/19

Swallow

1

Irvine

 

MP

 

Swallow

1

Trabboch Loch

 

SB

 

Sandwich Tern

2

Barassie

 

DE

 

Wheatear

3

Maidens

 

RHH

 

Brent Goose

9

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

RHH

 

Black-throated Diver

17

Dipple-Milton Burn

 

RHH

 

Great Northern Diver

5

Dipple-Milton Burn

 

RHH

 

Red-throated Diver

4

Dipple-Milton Burn

 

RHH

 

 

 

 

 

 

03/04/19

Sandwich Tern

1

Stevenston Point

First of the year

ZB

 

Sand Martin

25+

Martnaham Loch

 

MP

 

Wheatear

1

Stevenston Point

 

ZB

 

Long-tailed Duck

1

Stevenston Point

 

ZB

 

 

 

 

 

 

02/04/19

! Swallow

4

Mochrum Loch

First of the year

SOC

 

Sandwich Tern

1

Irvine harbour mouth

 

MP

 

Wheatear

2

Loch Doon

 

DE

 

Kittiwake

70

Troon harbour

Flew north

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March

 

 

 

 

 

31/03/19

! Osprey

2

Loch Doon

First of the year

RHLD

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

DE

 

Little Egret

1

Hunterston

 

SK

 

 

 

 

 

 

30/03/19

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

BS

 

 

 

 

 

 

29/03/19

! Wheatear

1

Loch Doon

First of the year

DGr

 

Iceland Gull

1

Blairbowie

adult

DGr

 

Pink-footed Goose

1200

Blairbowie

adult

DGr

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

PW

 

Whooper Swan

19

Pow Burn

Flew north

PW

 

 

 

 

 

 

28/03/19

Iceland Gull

1

Fail

2nd-yr

DGr

 

Greenshank

1

Fail

 

DGr

 

Golden Plover

10

Fail

 

DGr

 

Shoveler

2

Fail

Males

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

26/03/19

White-fronted Goose

1

Martnaham Loch

Greenland flavirostris

RHH

 

Pink-footed Goose

1100

Martnaham Loch

 

RHH

 

Sand Martin

6

Martnaham Loch

 

RHH

 

Shoveler

1

Blairbowie

 

RHH

 

Common Scoter

7

Maidens

flew south

RHH

 

Manx Shearwater

2

Maidens

 

RHH

 

 

 

 

 

 

25/03/19

! Chough - 55th day

1

Turnberry Point

First for ~90 years

BG

 

 

 

 

 

 

24/03/19

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

HF

 

Red Kite

1

Loch Doon

 

SW

 

White-fronted Goose

1

Hunterston

Greenland flavirostris

MMcG

 

Whooper Swan

36

Bogton Loch

 

MMcG

 

 

 

 

 

 

23/03/19

Chiffchaff

3

ICI Ardeer

singing mm

TB

 

Shoveler

2

Fail

Males

DGr

 

Whooper Swan

11

Fail

 

DGr

 

Sand Martin

2

Trabboch Loch

 

DGr

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

DC

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

 

 

 

 

 

21/03/19

! Sandwich Tern

1

Troon

First of the year

SOC

 

Chiffchaff

2

Auchincruive

singing mm

JT

 

 

 

 

 

 

20/03/19

Shoveler

2

Fail

Males

DGr

 

Scaup

10

Auchenharvie GC

 

ZB

 

 

 

 

 

 

17/03/19

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

15/03/19

! Chough - 45th day

1

Turnberry Point

 

HF

 

 

 

 

 

 

14/03/19

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Brambling

1

Coylton

in private garden

DGr

 

Gannet

12

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

Common Scoter

2

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

Whooper Swan

24

Raith Reservoir

 

RHH

 

Whooper Swan

20

Broomhill/Dalmaca

 

DGr

 

Pink-footed Goose

900

Fail

 

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

13/03/19

Pink-footed Goose

2500

Blairbowie

 

RHH

 

Tufted Duck

104

Martnaham Loch

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

12/03/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

HF

 

 

 

 

 

 

11/03/19

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

JA

 

 

 

 

 

 

08/03/19

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

07/03/19

Mediterranean Gull

1

Pow Burn

adult

DE

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

DE

 

Little Egret

1

Garnock Floods

 

DJ

 

Gadwall

1

old ICI pools

 

DJ

 

 

 

 

 

 

06/03/19

Long-tailed Duck

2

Stevenston Point

males

BG

 

Scaup

9

Auchenharvie GC

 

BG

 

 

 

 

 

 

05/03/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

RW/CH

 

Sand Martin

1

Irvine beach park

old Magnum pond

DE

 

Short-eared Owl

2

Bogside

 

BG

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

Brent Goose

11

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

RW/CH

 

 

 

 

 

 

04/03/19

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Sand Martin

2

Trabboch Loch

 

DGr

 

Chiffchaff

1

Trabboch Loch

singing male

DGr

 

Pink-footed Goose

2200+

Fail

 

DGr

 

Merlin

1

Fail

 

DGr

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

Hen Harrier

1

Tarbolton Moss

male

BG

 

 

 

 

 

 

03/03/19

! Manx Shearwater

2

Troon

First of the year

per DGr

 

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

BF

 

Jack Snipe

1

Turnberry GC

 

BF

 

Mediterranean Gull

1

Turnberry Point

1st-w

BF

 

Sand Martin

1

Trabboch Loch

 

DGr

 

Water Pipit

2

Seamill

 

BG

 

Hen Harrier

1

Bogside

ringtail

SC

 

Brent Goose

11

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

BT

 

Gannet

10

Turnberry Point

 

BT

 

 

 

 

 

 

02/03/19

Sand Martin

2

Trabboch Loch

 

DGr

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Long-tailed Duck

2

Stevenston Point

 

BG

 

 

 

 

 

 

01/03/19

! Sand Martin

2

Trabboch Loch

Earliest arrival on record

DGr

 

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

AR/SS

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Water Pipit

1

Troon

south beach

SS

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

SS

 

Little Egret

1

Greenan

 

TW

 

Short-eared Owl

2

Bogside

 

BG

 

Hen Harrier

1

Bogside

ringtail

DJ/BG

 

Crossbill

4+

Bogside

 

SC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February

 

 

 

 

 

28/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

HF

 

Short-eared Owl

3

Bogside

 

DJ

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

 

 

 

 

 

27/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

DE

 

Merlin

2

Turnberry Point

 

SB

 

 

 

 

 

 

26/02/19

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr/JT

 

Pink-footed Goose

1000+

Fail

flew over

DGr

 

Pink-footed Goose

800+

Blairbowie

 

DGr

 

Chiffchaff

1

Barcalugh, Coylton

Singing male

DGr

 

Snipe

25

Martnaham Loch

 

JT

 

Common Scoter

3

Doonfoot

 

JMcP

 

Black-throated Diver

1

Doonfoot

 

JMcP

 

Pink-footed Goose

450

Loans

 

BDK

 

Common Scoter

2

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

DE

 

Water Rail

1

Trabboch Loch

 

DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

25/02/19

Crossbill

7+

Bogside

 

DM/DE

 

Little Egret

1

Greenan

 

PC

 

 

 

 

 

 

24/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

MH/IH

 

Water Pipit

2

Seamill

 

TB

 

Long-tailed Duck

2

Stevenston Point

 

BG

 

Long-tailed Duck

1

Girvan-Turnberry

 

DH

 

Black-throated Diver

9

Girvan-Turnberry

 

DH

 

Great Northern Diver

4

Girvan-Turnberry

 

DH

 

Short-eared Owl

3

Bogside

 

DC/DE/YM

 

Crossbill

7+

Bogside

 

YM

 

White-fronted Goose

1

Fail

 

BDK

 

Pink-footed Goose

4200

Fail

 

BDK

 

Golden Plover

223

Fail

 

BDK

 

Brambling

1

Bogside House, Adamton

male

BDK

 

Brent Goose

9

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

TS/GS

 

Redshank

160

Maidens

 

TS/GS

 

Shelduck

30

Maidens

 

TS/GS

 

 

 

 

 

 

23/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

MH/IH

 

 

 

 

 

 

22/02/19

Merlin

1

Turnberry Point

 

KA

 

Water Pipit

2

Troon

south beach

BDK

 

Short-eared Owl

2

Bogside

 

DC

 

Brent Goose

9

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

DM

 

Gannet

4

Troon

 

TC

 

 

 

 

 

 

21/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

RK

 

Water Pipit

1

Culzean Bay

Rancleugh Burn

RHH

 

Pink-footed Goose

730+

Blairbowie

 

RHH

 

Knot

7

Maidens

 

RHH

 

Brent Goose

9

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

RK

 

 

 

 

 

 

19/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

BG

 

Iceland Gull

1

Doonfoot

adult

DGr

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Pochard

1

Trabboch Loch

drake

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

18/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

AB

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Pochard

1

Trabboch Loch

drake

DGr

 

Golden Plover

130

Fail

 

DGr

 

Little Egret

1

Loans

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

17/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

SW

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

AS

 

Little Egret

1

Garnock Floods

 

RF

 

Twite

5

Ayr harbour

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

16/02/19

! White-tailed Eagle

1

Bogside

juv flew north

DC

 

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

DJ

 

 

 

 

 

 

15/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

SB

 

Water Pipit

1

Culzean Bay

Rancleugh Burn

RHH

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

MH

 

Gannet

1

Turnberry Point

adult

SB

 

Brent Goose

9

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

SB

 

Common Scoter

10

Stevenston Point

 

PW

 

 

 

 

 

 

14/02/19

Snow Bunting

1

Irvine beach

 

HF

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

13/02/19

! Chough

1

Lands of Turnberry

near farm shop

MH

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr/RHH

 

Scaup

10

Auchenharvie GC

 

DGr/RHH

 

 

 

 

 

 

12/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

BG

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr/RHH

 

Brambling

6

Mauchline

in private garden

DI

 

 

 

 

 

 

11/02/19

! Ivory Gull

Ad

Stevenston Point

Release - 

in care since 23-Jan.

Last seen flying north.

HWR

 

 

 

 

 

 

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

TW

 

Yellow-legged Gull

1

Shewalton

Meadowhead Rd pit

BG

 

Water Pipit

1

Troon

south beach

BG

 

Scaup

10

Auchenharvie GC

south beach

EM

 

Brambling

1

Hunterston

 

GD

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

DE

 

Sanderling

23

Saltcoats harbour

 

EM

 

Red-throated Diver

4

Saltcoats harbour

 

EM

 

Merlin

2

Loans

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

10/02/19

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

IB

 

Hen Harrier

1

Bogside

ringtail

SW

 

Short-eared Owl

2

Bogside

 

DE

 

Little Egret

1

Garnock Floods

 

SW

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

DE

 

Knot

1

Maidens

 

DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

09/02/19

! White-billed Diver

1

Maidens

Flew south

DGr

 

Jack Snipe

1

Stevenston LNR

 

TB

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Grey Partridge

3

Loans

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

08/02/19

Knot

4

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

Dunlin

240

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

07/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

BG

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

MH

 

Merlin

1

Muirhead, Troon

male

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

06/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

RHH

 

Water Pipit

2

Troon

south beach

BDK

 

Merlin

1

Troon

south beach

BDK

 

Little Egret

2

Garnock Floods

 

GMcA

 

Tree Sparrow

c10

Fairliecrevoch

 

GMcA

 

Hen Harrier

1

Bogside

ringtail

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

05/02/19

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Little Egret

1

Loans

Gypsy Pool

BDK

 

Dunlin

400

Troon harbour

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

04/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

DGr

 

Short-eared Owl

3

Bogside

 

DE

 

Water Pipit

2

Troon

south beach

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

03/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

TB

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

BG

 

Hen Harrier

1

Dunure

Male, Dunduff plantation

HF

 

 

 

 

 

 

02/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

MS

 

Smew

1

Martnaham Loch

redhead

DGr

 

Willow Tit

1

Bogton Loch

 

DGr

 

Water Pipit

1

Lendalfoot

 

RHH

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

DE

 

Little Egret

1

Hunterston

 

AH

 

Greenshank

1

Fairlie

 

RHH

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

DM

 

 

 

 

 

 

01/02/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

BDK

 

Red-necked Grebe

1

Maidens

 

BG

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

RHT

 

Pintail

1

Barassie

male

BDK

 

Water Pipit

2

Seamill

 

RHH

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

JA

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie

 

RHH

 

Greenshank

1

Fairlie

 

RHH

 

Sanderling

26

Stevenston Point

 

RHH

 

Common Scoter

29

Stevenston Point

 

RHH

 

Common Scoter

4

Barassie

 

RHH

 

Scaup

7

Barassie

 

RHH

 

Black-throated Diver

5

Stevenston Point

 

RHH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January

 

 

 

 

 

31/01/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

 

DGr

 

Red-necked Grebe

1

Maidens

south of harbour

DGr

 

Water Pipit

1

Troon

south beach

DMcB

 

Long-eared Owl

1

Hunterston

 

GC

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

ZB

 

Mediterranean Gull

3

Meikle Craigs

 

ZB

 

 

 

 

 

 

30/01/19

! Chough

1

Turnberry Point

First for ~90 years

SB

 

Red-necked Grebe

1

Maidens

 

BG

 

Yellow-legged Gull

1

Shewalton

Meadowhead Rd pit

GMcA

 

Little Egret

1

Bogside/Garnock estuary

 

GMcA

 

Short-eared Owl

3

Bogside

 

BDK

 

 

 

 

 

 

29/01/19

Bar-tailed Godwit

8

Southannan Sands

 

GMcA

 

Water Pipit

2

Troon

south beach

BDK

 

Mediterranean Gull

1

Largs

adult

BB

 

 

 

 

 

 

28/01/19

Long-tailed Duck

2

Stevenston Point

males

ZB

 

Pintail

1

Barassie

male

ZB

 

Mediterranean Gull

1 ad

Prestwick

on sea Maryborough Rd

DGr

 

Little Egret

1

Bogside/Garnock estuary

 

IH

 

Gadwall

13

Bogside/Garnock estuary

 

IH

 

Short-eared Owl

1

Bogside

 

SB

 

 

 

 

 

 

27/01/19

Velvet Scoter

1

Troon harbour

Flew north

BDK

 

Brambling

1

Coylton

in private garden

DGr

 

Gannet

1

Maidens

Adult

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

26/01/19

Mediterranean Gull

1

Rozelle

1st-w

AS

 

Little Egret

2

Garnock Floods

 

TB

 

Gadwall

2

Rozelle

Males

AS

 

 

 

 

 

 

25/01/19

Mediterranean Gull

1

Capringstone

Adult on flash

GMcA

 

 

 

 

 

 

24/01/19

Water Pipit

1

Troon

south beach

BDK

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

RT

 

Greenshank

1

Fairlie Sands

 

RT

 

Great Northern Diver

1

Barassie, Stincking Rocks

 

BDK

 

Red-throated Diver

6

Barassie, Stincking Rocks

 

BDK

 

Pintail

1

Barassie

male

BDK

 

Common Scoter

29

Irvine Bay

 

RHH

 

Red-throated Diver

9

Irvine Bay

 

RHH

 

Reed Bunting

40

Fail

 

RHH

 

 

 

 

 

 

23/01/19

Yellow-legged Gull

1

Shewalton

Meadowhead Rd pit

DC/GMcA/BDK

 

Little Egret

2

Garnock Floods

 

DGr

 

Grey Plover

1

Bogside

 

DGr/BDK

 

Short-eared Owl

2

Bogside

 

DGr/BDK

 

Greenshank

6

Southannan Sands

 

AR

 

Pintail

4

Southannan Sands

 

AR

 

Gadwall

3

Southannan Sands

 

AR

 

Wigeon

900+

Southannan Sands

 

AR

 

Dunlin

150+

Southannan Sands

 

AR

 

Pintail

1

Barassie

 

DGr

 

 

 

 

 

 

22/01/19

Tree Sparrow

25

Kilmaurs

in private garden

RT

 

 

 

 

 

 

21/01/19

Hen Harrier

1

Martnaham Loch

Male

DGr

 

Water Pipit

1

Troon

south beach

BL

 

Pink-footed Goose

1156

Auchenbay, Ochiltree

 

MH

 

Little Egret

1

Pow Burn

 

BL

 

Little Egret

2

Garnock Floods

 

BL

 

Purple Sandpiper

18

Troon harbour

Ballast Bank

BL

 

Greenshank

1

Pow Burn

 

BL

 

 

 

 

 

 

20/01/19

Short-eared Owl

3

Bogside

 

BG

 

 

 

 

 

 

19/01/19

Mediterranean Gull

2

Meikle Craigs

 

JMcP

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

Greenshank

2

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

 

 

 

 

 

18/01/19

Slavonian Grebe

1

Irvine-Barassie

 

GMcA

 

Common Scoter

11

Irvine-Barassie

 

GMcA

 

Black-throated Diver

1

Irvine-Barassie

 

GMcA

 

Common Scoter

7

Irvine-Stevenston Point

 

GMcA

 

Red-throated Diver

5

Irvine-Stevenston Point

 

GMcA

 

Long-tailed Duck

1

Stevenston Point

 

DGr

 

Water Pipit

1

Troon

south beach

RHT

 

Brambling

2

Crosshill

 

RHH

 

Merlin

1

Irvine harbour

female

MMcG

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands

 

AMcK

 

 

 

 

 

 

17/01/19

Water Pipit

2

Troon

south beach

RHH

 

Jack Snipe

1

Maidens

 

RHH

 

Brent Goose

9

Maidens

light-bellied hrota

RHH/DA

 

Short-eared Owl

4

Bogside

 

HF

 

Brambling

1

Barmuir Farm, Fail

female

DGr

 

White-fronted Goose

1

Fail

 

DGr

 

Pink-footed Goose

1500+

Fail

 

DGr

 

Pink-footed Goose

300

Crosshill

flew west

RHH

 

Little Egret

2

Garnock Floods

 

DJ

 

Little Egret

1

Fairlie Sands