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August

SPECIES

NO.

Age & sex

LOCALITY

DATE

Lesser Yellowlegs

1

 

Loch of Tingwall

06/08/1976

Wilson’s Petrel

1

 

off Ramna Stacks

08/08/1993

Mediterranean Gull

1

juvenile Haroldswick 09/08/2003

Collared Pratincole

1

 

Baltasound, Unst

12/08/1812

Rüppell's Warbler

1

adult male

Boddam

13/08/1977

Semipalmated Sandpiper

1

adult Fair Isle 13/08/2003

Least Sandpiper

1

 

Pool of Virkie

14/08/1955

Estn Olivaceous Warbler

1

 

Sandwick and Hoswick

18/08/2002

Scops Owl

1

 

Muckle Flugga

20/08/1905

Sykes's Warbler

1

 

Fair Isle

20/08/1977

Nutcracker

1

 

Lerwick

22/08/1968

Bonelli's Warbler sp.

1

 

Noss

22/08/1998

Isabelline Shrike

1

female

Fair Isle

23/08/1994

Surf Scoter

1

first-summer female

Ness of Trebister, Gulberwick

24/08/1989

White-rumped Sandpiper

1

adult

Pool of Virkie

25/08/1981

Jay

1

 

Baltasound

26/08/1861

Eastern Bonelli's Warbler

1

 

Sumburgh

27/08/1998

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper

1

adult

Scatness and Pool of Virkie

27/08/2000

Sykes's Warbler

1

 

Fair Isle

29/08/1959

Laughing Gull

1

second-summer

Lerwick

31/08/1989

Montagu's Harrier

1

juvenile

Fair Isle

31/08/1990

Red-necked Stint

1

juvenile

Fair Isle

31/08/1994

Serin

1

male

Fetlar

31/08/2001

White-rumped Sandpiper

1

adult

Pool of Virkie

31/08/2001

 

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