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!

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