Jan 2019 to Dec 2021 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

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Jan 2019 to Dec 2021 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Mark Caunt » Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:16 am

Please add your Wildlife sightings (not birds!) from Jan 2019 to Dec 2021 to this thread! Thank You.

Past Sightings have been added to the "Past Records" Section.

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Re: 2019 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Jean Cobb » Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:44 am

2 otters fishing at east end of Forfar loch,16th.January,c.3 pm. Jim Cobb

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Re: 2019 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Charles Rough » Tue Jan 22, 2019 11:40 pm

2 grey squirrels chasing each other in the car park trees at riverside nature park Dundee 21/01/19 first time I have seen them here

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Re: 2019 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Jean Cobb » Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:49 am

3 common lizards at Balkello Woods,8/8/19

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9th June 2020 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby joncook » Tue Jun 09, 2020 5:00 pm

Report of a pod of dolphins off Carnoustie beach yesterday and today.

Surely that cant be the only interesting wildlife sighting since August 2019?

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Postby dave b » Thu Jun 11, 2020 8:33 pm

Two tree bumblebees on ceanothus shrub in my garden this afternoon. 3 days earlier than last year.

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Re: 2019 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Mark Caunt » Sat Jun 20, 2020 7:25 pm

Saturday 20th June 2020.
Water vole family on the burn from st Vigeans, By Arbroath.
So happy, been Years since I’ve seen one properly

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Re: 2019 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Charles Rough » Wed Jun 24, 2020 10:16 pm

a mink has been videod on the dighty burn ,it was in the area across from the scrapyard in whitfield

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Re: 2019 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Mark Caunt » Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:10 pm

Friday 10th July:
Hummingbird hawk moth feeding on my garden honeysuckle, Auchmithie 11am.

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Re: 2019 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Ian Hay » Wed Aug 12, 2020 5:43 pm

Looks like an incredible vole year in the hills. Well worth a bit of climbing.

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Postby Mark Caunt » Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:12 pm

Friday 25th September:
Hummingbird hawk moth feeding on my garden trailing geraniums, Auchmithie 12pm.

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Re: Jan 2019 to Dec 2021 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Jonathan Pattullo » Thu Feb 18, 2021 9:02 pm

Dead Fox at side of A90 just South of Easter Marcus, Finavon, 15.30hrs

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Re: Jan 2019 to Dec 2021 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Mark Caunt » Thu Mar 18, 2021 10:14 pm

Thursday 18th March:
Peacock butterfly today sunning itself in a warm, sunny Forfar garden.

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Re: Jan 2019 to Dec 2021 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Charles Rough » Fri Apr 16, 2021 9:42 pm

male orange tip and small tortoiseshell butterfly's riverside nature park Dundee,a walker told me he seen a dead badger by the roadside here recently

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Re: Jan 2019 to Dec 2021 WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS - ADD CURRENT SIGHTINGS HERE

Postby Ian Hay » Sat May 01, 2021 8:57 am

(Aberdeenshire wildlife)

If anyone noticed my very long winded, boring facebook post yesterday (Orca Stonehaven Now) you may be interested in the vlog I have just uploaded about last nights encounter with the s27 orca pod.
Finished editing at 4.30 am so please share, like and subscribe!!!!
Also just shows what can turn up if you spend time at the sea. If interested tickets still available for my Seabird and Cetacean Wildlife photography workshops.

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https://youtu.be/tJPvdUWHn6s


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