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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : Rock Dove

Hebrides bird sightings - Rock Dove

Rock Dove

(Rock Pigeon)

Columba livia

Gaelic: Calman Creige

 

Photography © Kim Park
Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides (Western Isles)
16th November, 2005

 

  • Rock Dove
  • Columba livia
  • Gaelic: Calman Creige
  • WI: Fairly common resident breeder (100-999 breeding pairs)

 

Rock Dove records in the Western Isles

Fairly common resident breeder (100-999 breeding pairs)


On the chart below the darker the shade of blue the more abundant the Rock Dove is during a month or the more likely you are to see it.

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F

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A

M

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J

A

S

O

N

D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Source: Outer Hebrides Birds Checklist)

 

 

Visit Kim's web site of her photography of the Western Isles
www.bigbigskies.co.uk

Other local bird photographs

Sources of information for the bird sightings section


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