Wildlife to spot in September

September 2nd 2019

Here we are well into Autumn but this is really a fantastic time of year to be out and about looking at the local wildlife.

Below is a link to the September ‘What to Spot’ blog by Vickii Campen of Coigach and Assynt Living Landscape with a few ideas of things to try and see this month.

Enjoy.

What to Spot: September Edition

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Recent Sightings

Whooper Swan

single bird on Loch na Claise (Mike Crutch) (17/09)

Red Admiral butterfly

single butterfly, Culkein Drumbeg (DAH) (16/09)

Pink-footed Goose

two skeins, both c70 birds, high over Culkein Drumbeg mid-evening (DAH) (16/09)

Moorhen

single adult and well grown juvenile bird, Loch na Claise (DAH) (16/09)

Tufted Duck

single male, Loch na Claise (DAH) (16/09)

Sanderling

six juvenile birds, Bay of Culkein (DAH) (16/09)

Brent Goose

51 pale bellied birds feeding in Bay of Culkein (Rob Swift) (12/09)

Knot

single bird, Bay of Culkein (Rob Swift) (12/09)

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