ASSYNT WHALE, DOLPHIN AND PORPOISE RECORDS

April 18th 2018

Assynt Wildlife Records Digitisation Project

This Project is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Scottish Natural Heritage

The information being made available here has had no interpretation applied.

Many years of work have gone into collating the data by various residents of, and visitors to, Assynt.

The data is free to download but if you make use of it please acknowledge the source with the suggested citation –

Assynt Field Club; Assynt Wildlife Records Digitisation Project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Scottish Natural Heritage

Thank you.

Assynt Whale, Dolphin and Harbour Porpoise Records (150KB xlsx)

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Recent Sightings

Mixed Thrushes

four Mistle Thrush and single Fieldfare and Redwing, Oldany Farm (DAH) (26/02)

Whooper Swan

three birds (two adult, one 1st-winter) Loch Culag (Fiona Carter) (26/02)

Tufted Duck

two male birds, Loch na Claise (DAH) (26/02)

Curlew

10 birds on grazing land, Balchladich (DAH) (26/02)

Cormorant

single adult bird, Lochan Fearna, Lagg (DAH) (26/02)

Otter

two animals feeding at the water line during low tide, Loch Kirkaig (Fiona Carter) (25/02)

Goldeneye

two pairs on Loch Ruighean an Aitinn, Drumbeg (Ian Evans) (23/02)

Primrose

one small clump flowering, south facing sheltered spot, Lochinver (DAH) (23/02)

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