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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : Woodpigeon

 

 

Awaiting image for this species

 

 

Woodpigeon

(Common Woodpigeon)

Columba palumbus

Gaelic: Calman Coille

 

  • Woodpigeon
  • Columba palumbus
  • Gaelic: Calman Coille
  • WI: Uncommon resident breeder (10-99 breeding pairs) in Lewis, scarce passage visitor elsewhere (very small numbers each year)

 

Woodpigeon records in the Western Isles

Uncommon resident breeder (10-99 breeding pairs) in Lewis, scarce passage visitor elsewhere (very small numbers each year)
(Source: Outer Hebrides Bird Report)


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

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Source: Outer Hebrides Birds Checklist)

 

 

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