Monthly Archives: January 2018

Pierowall Otter

 Barnacle Geese   A flock of Greylag Geese were joined by 22 Barnacle Geese near the Old Kirk early in the week, the largest group of Barnacles we have seen on Westray.   Curlew Curlew are still ever present, feeding in large groups in fields and at the shore.   Red-throated Diver A Red-throated Diver […]

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January 2018

  Greylag Geese There are still many flocks of Greylag Geese feeding on the fields of Westray during this first week of January 2018.   Sea Urchin A fully intact Sea Urchin was a nice find on one beach. Once they die, Sea Urchins can sometimes be found on the tideline.   Fulmar Fulmars have been […]

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