In reply to Robbo:
Robbo said:Not sure if things have changed, but last couple of times I've been up in that area (more than a decade ago), I had decent close ups of black guillemots.
I'll be keeping my fingers crossed for those - I've never seen one. What time of year did you see them?
Our herring gulls are red listed birds. Think about that the next time you hear some flaming idiot calling for a cull of them.
In reply to Seaman:
Wendy S said:On your bucket list for Mull should be raptors
Eagles and hen harriers certainly are, but anything I don't see in my part of the world will be viewed with excitement. Hence the hoodies.
In reply to Gardenbirder:
Gardenbirder said:It is sounding good, Clare--do you have room for 2 more--lol! (Just joking--way too far for us, sadly, at least this year!)
You should consider going. It's not such a hike if you break the journey, and it's worth it to see such stunning scenery and fantastic wildlife.
God only knows when it'll next be a good idea to go abroad.
In reply to Clare:
Clare Bailey said:
Not sure if things have changed, but last couple of times I've been up in that area (more than a decade ago), I had decent close ups of black guillemots.
Testing my memory, but wouldn't have been Winter. I think May was one of the trips. Possibly June the other?
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