31st January 2018

Unst: Glaucous Gull and 2 Iceland Gulls at Norwick. 2 Glaucous Gulls at Haroldswick. 20 Snow Buntings at Caldback. Shoveler at Baltasound.

 

Whalsay: 6 European White-fronted Geese at Brough.

 

Central Mainland: Dunnock, 6 Bramblings and 4 Chaffinches at North Road, Lerwick.

 

27th January 2018

South Mainland: White-billed Diver in Mousa Sound. 4 European White-fronted Geese, Pochard and 3 Glaucous Gulls at Spiggie.

 

Yell: King Eider and 11 Snow Buntings at Mid Yell. Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe.

 

Whalsay: 6 European White-fronted Geese at Brough.

 

West Mainland: Woodcock at Sand.

 

26th January 2018

Bluemull Sound: Surf Scoter.

 

South Mainland: Bullfinch at Hoswick. Dunnock at Toab.

 

Yell: 8 Snow Buntings at Vatsetter.

 

Unst: Shoveler at Baltasound.

 

28th January 2018

South Mainland: Pied-billed Grebe at Spiggie. White-billed Diver in Mousa Sound. Pink-footed Goose at Scatness.

 

Yell: Iceland Gull and 2 Glaucous Gulls at Cullivoe. Common Redpoll at Mid Yell.

 

Central Mainland: Glaucous Gull and 3 Iceland Gulls at Shetland Catch, Lerwick. 30 Knot at Pullars Loch, Lerwick. Pintail at Loch of Clickimin.

 

Burra: Water Rail, 2 Bramblings and 15 Chaffinches on Trondra.

 

29th January 2018

North Mainland: Iceland Gull and 2 Glaucous Gulls at Stenness, Eshaness.

 

Whalsay: 6 European White-fronted Geese at Newpark.

 

Central Mainland: Dunnock and 3 Chaffinches at North Road, Lerwick.

 

30th January 2018

South Mainland: Pied-billed Grebe at Spiggie. 4 Common Redpolls at Ocraquoy.

 

Whalsay: Water Rail at Vatshoull.

 

24th January 2018

West Mainland: Green-winged Teal at Culswick.

 

South Mainland: Glaucous Gull at Scatness. 3 Snow Buntings at Sumburgh Head.

 

Yell: Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe. Goosander at Sand Water.

 

23rd January 2018

South Mainland: Pied-billed Grebe still at Spiggie.

 

Yell: Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe.

 

22nd January 2018

Unst: 5 European White-fronted Geese at Uyeasound. European White-fronted Goose at Baltasound. Glaucous Gull at Lund. Glaucous Gull at Norwick. Glaucous Gull found dead at Lamba Ness. Water Rail at Clibberswick.

 

Fetlar: Glaucous Gull at Tresta.

 

South Mainland: 5 Snow Buntings at Sumburgh Head.

 

Central Mainland: Jackdaw at Kergord.

 

West Mainland: 2 Goosanders at East Burrafirth.

 

Whalsay: Water Rail at Marrister.

 

21st January 2018

South Mainland: Glaucous Gull and 4 European White-fronted Geese at Spiggie. Chaffinch at Cunningsburgh.

 

Yell: Iceland Gull at Loch of Littlester.

 

Central Mainland: Goosander at Laxo. Dunnock and 5 Chaffinches at North Road, Lerwick.

 

Unst: Jack Snipe and Shoveler at Baltasound..

 

Bressay: 4 Chaffinches and 2 Bramblings at Voehead

 

Whalsay: 2 Chaffinches at Marrister.

 

25th January 2018

South Mainland: Pied-billed Grebe at Spiggie. Blue Tit at Gulberwick.

 

Yell: King Eider at Mid Yell. Iceland Gull and Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe. Goosander at Sand Water.

 

Bluemull Sound: Surf Scoter and Velvet Scoter.

 

Unst: Iceland Gull and 5 European White-fronted Geese at Uyeasound. Iceland Gull at Dam Loch. 2 Goosanders at Westing.

 

Central Mainland: Iceland Gull and Glaucous Gull at Lerwick.

 

North Mainland: Slavonian Grebe at Sullom Voe.

 

20th January 2018

Central Mainland: Great Crested Grebe at Vassa Voe.

 

Unst: Blue Tit, Goldcrest, Water Rail, 2 Jack Snipe and 2 Common Redpolls at Baltasound. 7 Chaffinches at Uyeasound.

 

South Mainland: 13 European White-fronted Geese at Spiggie. Pink-footed Goose at Scousburgh. Woodcock at Sandwick.

 

Yell: Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe.


16th January 2018

Yell: Great Tit at North Sandwick.

 

Unst: Glaucous Gull at Dam Loch.

 

15th January 2018

Yell: Water Rail and Iceland Gull at Cullivoe.

 

South Mainland: Glaucous Gull at Scatness.

 

Central Mainland: Glaucous Gull at Lerwick. 10 Chaffinches at Griesta, Tingwall.

 

West Mainland: Sparrowhawk and 2 Goldcrests at Sand.

 

17th January 2018

Yell: King Eider and Iceland Gull at Mid Yell. Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe.

 

South Mainland: European White-fronted Goose at Ringasta. Chaffinch at Cunningsburgh.

 

Central Mainland: Glaucous Gull and Iceland Gull at Shetland Catch, Lerwick.

 

18th January 2018

Yell: King Eider and Iceland Gull at Mid Yell. Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe.

 

Central Mainland: 5 Iceland Gulls at Shetland Catch, Lerwick.

 

Unst: Water Rail at Baltasound.

 

19th January 2018

South Mainland: Pied-billed Grebe, Iceland Gull and Glaucous Gull at Spiggie. White-billed Diver in Mousa Sound. 9 European White-fronted Geese at Quendale. 3 European White-fronted Geese at Sandwick. 40 Snow Buntings at Sumburgh Head.

 

Yell: King Eider at Mid Yell. Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe.

 

Central Mainland: White-billed Diver at Kirkabister. Great Crested Grebe and 5 Slavonian Grebes at Vassa Voe. Grey Wagtail at Ward of Brough.

 

Unst: Blue Tit and Goldcrest at Baltasound.

 

13th January 2018

South Mainland: Blue Tit and Chaffinch at Swinister Burn, Sandwick. 2 Glaucous Gulls at Scatness. Glaucous Gull at Spiggie.

 

Yell: Waxwing and Iceland Gull at Cullivoe.

 

Central Mainland: Little Gull, Glaucous Gull and Iceland Gull at Shetland Catch, Lerwick. Dunnock, Chaffinch and 3 Bramblings at North Road, Lerwick.

 

14th January 2018

No news received today.

 

12th January 2018

South Mainland: Grey Plover at Sandwick.

 

Yell: 2 Iceland Gulls at Cullivoe.

 

Central Mainland: 3 Bramblings at North Road, Lerwick.

 

11th January 2018

Central Mainland: Blue Tit at Sound, Lerwick. Glaucous Gull at Lerwick harbour. Chaffinch at North Road, Lerwick. 27 Chaffinches at Tingwall.

 

Yell: Iceland Gull at Cullivoe.

 

Unst: Woodcock and 2 Peregrines at Northdale. 8 Snow Buntings at Haroldswick. 4 Barnacle Geese at Skaw. Slavonian Grebe at Baltasound.

 

10th January 2018

Central Mainland: Blue Tit at Cunningsburgh.

 

Yell: 2 Iceland Gulls at Cullivoe. 2 Goosanders at Gutcher.

 

Central Mainland: Brambling at North Road, Lerwick.


9th January 2018

Yell: Glaucous Gull and 2 Iceland Gulls at Cullivoe.

 

Unst: Glaucous Gull at Baltasound. 2 Peregrines at Haroldswick. 4 Barnacle Geese at Skaw.

 

Central Mainland: Chaffinch at Anderson High School, Lerwick.


8th January 2018

Bluemull Sound: Surf Scoter, Velvet Scoter and Glaucous Gull.

 

Central Mainland: Blue Tit at North Road, Lerwick.

 

Yell: Iceland Gull and Snow Bunting at Cullivoe.

 

South Mainland: Grey Plover at Sandwick. Pink-footed Goose at Hoswick. Jack Snipe and Song Thrush at Scousburgh.

 

7th January 2018

South Mainland: Pied-billed Grebe still at Spiggie.

 

Unst: Iceland Gull and 3 Glaucous Gulls at Uyeasound. Glaucous Gull flew south at Lamba Ness. 5 Snow Buntings at Norwick.

 

Central Mainland: 2 Glaucous Gulls and 4 Iceland Gulls at Lerwick.

 

Yell: Iceland Gull at Gutcher.

 

5th January 2018

Unst: Brunnich's Guillemot north past Lamba Ness at 10:25; also 2 Glaucous Gulls north past there. 2 Iceland Gulls and 2 Glaucous Gulls at Easting. Iceland Gull and Goosander at Uyeasound. Song Thrush at Baltasound.

 

Yell: Glaucous Gull and 3 Iceland Gulls at Cullivoe.

 

Burra: Iceland Gull on Trondra.

 

Bressay: Dunnock, 5 Chaffinches and 2 Bramblings at Voehead.

 

Central Mainland: 3 Chaffinches at Sound, Lerwick.

 

6th January 2018

South Mainland: Bullfinch at Sandwick. 17 Chaffinches at Scousburgh. Dunnock at Ocraquoy.

 

Unst: 4 Glaucous Gulls and 3 'blue' Fulmars north past Lamba Ness. 2 Iceland Gulls, Pintail and Goosander at Uyeasound. 2 Common Redpolls and 6 Chaffinches at Norwick.

 

Central Mainland: Glaucous Gull and 3 Iceland Gulls at Lerwick.

 

3rd January 2018

South Mainland: Pied-billed Grebe and Glaucous Gull at Spiggie. King Eider at Wester Quarff. Mallard x Pintail hybrid at Scatness.

 

Central Mainland: Glaucous Gull at Pullars Loch, Lerwick. 5 Chaffinches at Sound, Lerwick.

 

Yell: Glaucous Gull and 3 Iceland Gulls at Cullivoe. Iceland Gull at Gutcher.

 

Burra: Iceland Gull on Trondra.

 

Unst: 7 Common Redpolls at Baltasound.

 

4th January 2018

Yell: female King Eider at Mid Yell. 3 Iceland Gulls at Cullivoe. Glaucous Gull and 2 Iceland Gulls at Gutcher. Glaucous Gull at Basta. Goosander at Sand Water.

 

Whalsay: Waxwing and Water Rail at Skaw. Waxwing at Whitefield. Iceland Gull at Symbister.

 

Unst: Iceland Gull and Glaucous Gull north past Lamba Ness. Blue Tit, Brambling, Goldcrest, 6 Chaffinches and 9 Common Redpolls at Baltasound.

 

Central Mainland: 5 Iceland Gulls and 2 Glaucous Gulls at Lerwick. 23 Chaffinches at Tingwall.

 

Burra: Iceland Gull on Trondra.

 

2nd January 2018

Yell: female King Eider at Mid Yell. Goldfinch at Cullivoe.

 

Whalsay: female King Eider at Symbister.

 

Bluemull Sound: White-billed Diver and drake Surf Scoter.

 

Central Mainland: Iceland Gull and Glaucous Gull at Lerwick.

 

Unst: Grey Wagtail at Baltasound.

 

Cetaceans: 2 Humpback Whales at Wick of Tresta, Fetlar.


1st January 2018

Central Mainland: Great Tit at Wadbister. Chaffinch at Sound, Lerwick.

 

Yell: Glaucous Gull at Cullivoe.

 

Unst: Blue Tit, Goldcrest, 2 Common Scoters, Slavonian Grebe and 5 Common Redpolls at Baltasound. 30 Snow Buntings at Caldback Hill. 2 Goosanders at Uyeasound.

 

South Mainland: Glaucous Gull and Shelduck at Scatness. 4 Woodcocks and 5 Chaffinches at Scousburgh.