MON 10/03/14 In Gosford Bay single Red-necked Grebe off Ferny Ness this a.m also 41 Slavonian Grebes.
LATE NEWS 09/03/14 At Musselburgh 4 Snow Buntings on 1st-lagoon just east of River Esk Mouth late morning. On the west side of Dunbar a Snow Bunting at the east end of Belhaven Bay near car park at 10.30am also 2 Greenshank. At Yellowcraigs CP a Snow Bunting flew over beach at c12pm.
SUN 09/03/14 At Yellowcraigs CP the female King Eider still just west of Fidra off Longskelly Rocks this morning NT507865 also Slavonian Grebe & 11 Purple Sandpipers. In the Lammermuirs the RED KITE still this morning (for at least it's 8th day) on the Lothian / Borders border at the east end of Whiteadder Reservoir NT663634 then flew towards The Bell. Off Gullane Point the Black-necked Grebe still showing well late morning also Slavonian Grebe. At Seton Sands an adult Med Gull near burn mouth (different individual to y'day). In the Drem area 127 Whooper Swans still.
LATE NEWS 08/03/14 Off Gullane Point the Black-necked Grebe still also 6 Slavonian Grebes & 6 Long-tailed Ducks. At Seton Sands an adult Med Gull near burn mouth.
SAT 08/03/14 At Yellowcraigs CP the female King Eider still just west of Fidra off Longskelly Rocks this a'noon NT507865. At Musselburgh drake SURF SCOTER still west of the River Esk Mouth off Fisherrow this morning also 15 Slavonian Grebes. In Edinburgh 4 Waxwings at Edinburgh Airport opposite Hilton Hotel at 4.35pm. Off Gullane Point a Great Northern Diver this morning but no news on Black-necked Grebe or Water Pipit.
THU 06/03/14 At Musselburgh the drake SURF SCOTER still west of the River Esk Mouth off Fisherrow. In Midlothian c300 Brambling, c150 Chaffinch, c140 Linnet &
c300 Fieldfare just west of Gladhouse Reservoir / NE of Tweeddaleburn cNT280530.
WED 05/03/04 At Skateraw 5 Snow Buntings flew north past the Dry Burn Mouth at c12pm also Great Northern Diver & p/b Brent Goose past offshore +
leucistic Herring Gull.
TUE 04/03/14 In the Pentlands the adult 'Greenland' White-fronted Goose still c3mls south of Balerno with Greylags in fields on the south side of Threipmuir Reservoir early a'noon. On the NE side of Edinburgh drake SURF SCOTER west of Musselburgh off Eastfield. Near Tyninghame Village a Chiffchaff by the River Tyne.
MON 03/03/13 In the Pentlands an adult 'Greenland' White-fronted Goose c3mls south of Balerno with Greylags in fields on the south side of Threipmuir Reservoir. At Musselburgh the drake SURF SCOTER still off the River Esk Mouth this morning. At Prestonpans the Black Guillemot off Lidl again at 2.15pm.
SUN 02/03/14 At Yellowcraigs CP the female King Eider still just west of Fidra this a'noon NT508866. At Musselburgh the drake SURF SCOTER still west of River Esk Mouth off Fisherrow early a'noon. In White Sands Bay the 1st-winter Iceland Gull on sea at north end then flew towards Barns Ness at 8.30am; early morning this bird was nearby just east of Dunbar at Broxmouth. On the west side of Dunbar 1st-winter drake Scaup still on Seafield Pond. At Barns Ness a White Wagtail on beach near wreck this a'noon then flew north also 3 'Scandinavian' Rock Pipits on beach. On the NW side of Roslin a White Wagtail near Langhill Farm.
Notable: In Borders a Red Kite this morning close to the Lothian border just west of Whiteadder Reservoir at The Bell.
LATE NEWS 01/03/14 On the west side of Gullane the Black-necked Grebe showing well again off Gullane Point also Water Pipit still on beach late morning. At Cockenzie the Black Guillemot again off the power station.
SAT 01/03/14 At Musselburgh the drake SURF SCOTER off the seawall this a'noon.At Barns Ness 2 Snow Buntings late morning on beach near wreck also a possible Water Pipit there. On the west side of Dunbar a Little Egret in Belhaven Bay early a'noon. At Seton Sands 2 Med Gulls (both adults inc red colour-ringed 7P8) this evening + nearby Chiffchaff in Longniddry by Braid Burn behind doctors surgery + nearby 17 Slavonian Grebes off Ferny Ness mid-morning.