Monday, 12 July 2010

More Snippets from Scotland...

Here are some more images taken around Scotland during Erin and mine's June holiday....

Eider - Dunbar Harbour

Rock Pipit, lovely mouthful of grub! - Dunbar Harbour

Eider - Bass Rock

Swallow, saw plenty of these guys on the trip

and plenty of House Martin's too!

Oystercatcher....lots of these too and in random places like roundabouts!

Siskin - Abernethy Forest/Loch Garten RSPB

Common Sandpiper - nesting on Loch an Eilein

Distant shot of Slavonian Grebe in full summer plumage, a pair were nesting on a small pond, thanks to Chris Upson for reccomending the site

Herring Gull - loved our chips!

Eider female with chicks, Calgary Bay, Mull

Sand Martin leaving nest hole, a small population inhabited Calgary Bay, Mull

Juvenile Song Thrush in the gardens of our accomodation, Tobermory, Mull

Wheatear, found a pair and fledglings on the island of Lunga, Mull

Pied Wagtail feeding young on Mull, spotted these whilst watching Sea Eagles!

Tree Sparrow, not technically Scotland....but taken at Bempton Cliffs on the day we drove home!