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WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS 2016

Postby Mark Caunt » Fri Jan 01, 2016 9:21 pm

Wildlife Sightings for 2016

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Postby Charles Rough » Mon Jan 11, 2016 9:06 pm

1 grey squirrel on a tree opposite the park hotel in Dundee,see mostly reds thankfully

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Postby Jean Cobb » Thu Mar 17, 2016 8:43 pm

Frogs at Barnhill Rock garden,Dundee being predated by a weasel which took at least 2 in the 20 minutes I was there,at c.1pm. Jim Cobb

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Postby Stephen Appleton » Tue Mar 29, 2016 9:36 pm

Almost certain it's a bank vole I've seen several times now on a bank near the fertiliser factory @ Polmood, Montreathmont Forest.

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Fri 25th March/Sat 2nd April 2016 - Hares!

Postby Mark Caunt » Sun Apr 03, 2016 3:23 pm

Date & Time: Friday 25th March/Saturday 2nd April 2016
Species: Mountain Hares, Brown Hares
Details:
Fri 25th March: At least 8 (maybe 12, am I seeing the same one twice?!?) Mountain Hares up Glas Maol, Angus. Observed near to main pathway. Coats beginning to turn from white.
Sat 2nd April: Brown Hares seem to be very active today in the morning sunshine. 3 in particular boxing and chasing in the field opposite Balgavies parking spot south of loch at8:30am.
Red Squirrels at Kinnordy and Balgavies also.

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Sunday 8th May 2016 - AGV Message

Postby Mark Caunt » Sun May 08, 2016 9:10 pm

Sunday 8th May 2016 - AGV Message
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Sunday 8th May:
3 garden warblers plus orange tip butterfly at Powmouth.
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Monday 9th May 2016 - Otters

Postby Mark Caunt » Tue May 10, 2016 7:58 am

Date & Time: Monday 9th May 2016
Species: Otters
Details:
Cracking views of 2 Otters from Shelduck Hide, Montrose Basin. Adult and probable cub. 8am.

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Postby Jean Cobb » Tue May 17, 2016 1:02 pm

1 Grey squirrel running past TSB in Broughty Ferry yesterday,16 th.May

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Postby Jean Cobb » Tue May 17, 2016 1:04 pm

1 cinnabar moth at stannergate,Dundee,yesterday and today,16 and 17th.May

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Postby Charles Rough » Mon May 23, 2016 10:48 pm

I have had 3 different sightings of hedgehogs over the weekend in Dundee,all crossing the road at night,not seen a dead or alive one for a few years

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Postby Charles Rough » Mon Jun 13, 2016 11:26 pm

plenty of painted ladys along the Arbroath clifftops today

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Postby barry shaw » Thu Aug 11, 2016 5:25 pm

Thursday 11th august
Was at the caravan storage place on harestane road in dundee today the place has the dighty burn running right through it,I spotted a quite big cray fish crawling around the burn.

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Postby Jean Cobb » Tue Aug 30, 2016 10:25 am

Butterflies galore at Crombie at far end of Loch.Peacock,Red Admiral,Painted Lady,Small Tortoiseshell,Small Copper & 1 Comma,yesterday 29/8/16. Jim Cobb

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Postby stevendoig » Wed Sep 14, 2016 8:11 pm

Crazy butterfly day in my garden today! (Whitehills,Forfar)

20+ Peacock
20+ Admiral
4 or 5 Painted Lady

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Postby Jean Cobb » Mon Oct 10, 2016 8:46 am

1 Peacock and 1 Painted Lady Forfar Loch yesterday. Jim Cobb

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Postby Jean Cobb » Tue Oct 25, 2016 1:47 pm

Late butterflies- 2 Red Admirals in demonstration garde,Dawson park,Dundee today. Jim Cobb

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Tuesday 25th October 2016 - Otter

Postby Mark Caunt » Tue Oct 25, 2016 9:25 pm

Date & Time: Tuesday 25th October 2016
Species: Otter
Details: An Otter showed well at 11:20am from the Gullery Hide, Kinnordy. Swimming around bogbean islands left of the lone pine tree.

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Postby stevendoig » Wed Dec 14, 2016 12:22 pm

Weasel showing well 1000 this morning from Forfar Loch at the leisure centre bank.

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Re: 2016 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Ian Laird » Fri Dec 30, 2016 5:27 pm

Otter showing well on Round Loch near Lundie about 1130 30/12/16


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