Carrion Crow

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This species has been recorded at locations shown on this map.

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Red dots on the maps indicate individual records with an accuracy of 1 km or better. Black squares are centred in those 10 km squares of the national grid in which there is at least one record at 10 km accuracy.

Date Gridref Site Quantity Recorder Comment
1973 NR3154 Duich 1 Booth, C.G. paired with Hoodie, Duncan Fraser shot up the nest
06/01/1972 NR3045 The Oa, RSPB The Oa 1 MacDonald, M.A On shore.
14/06/1972 NR2641 Mull of Oa, RSPB The Oa 0 Rogers, J & Wingrove
12/07/1972 NR3143 Risabus 1 Booth, C.G.
03/10/1972 NR3362 Bridgend 4 Booth, C.G.
03/10/1972 NR3172 Beyond Killinallan 10 Booth, C.G.
26/10/1972 NR2965 Coullabus 1 Booth, C.G.
14/05/1973 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Pearce, J & K
01/11/1973 NR4650 Ardmore 1 Booth, C.G. Shot, end of Nov
25/03/1974 NR3659 Cluanach 1 Booth, C.G. unwell-not shot-died
01/07/1974 NR2743 Lower Killeyan, RSPB The Oa 9 Payne, K Lower Killeyan to outcrop N of Abhainn Ghil.
17/08/1975 NR3545 Port Ellen 2 Michael
11/10/1975 NR202529 E Ellister 2 Booth, C.G.
19/10/1975 NR3062 Blackrock 1 Booth, C.G. with Hoodie
21/02/1976 NR4061 Storakaig 1 Whalley, P.D, Goodin, A.W, & Ankers, J.A.
21/03/1976 NR3556 Avonvogie 2 Booth, C.G.
02/08/1976 NR3550 Glenmachrie 1 Booth, C.G.
20/08/1976 NR3154 Duich 2 Booth, C.G.
15/10/1976 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Brown, K
15/10/1976 NR3251 Airport 2 Booth, C.G.
16/10/1976 NR2873 Ardnave 2 Booth, C.G.
06/11/1976 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Roworth, P In singles in the centre of the island.
09/11/1976 NR3154 Duich 1 Booth, C.G. with 9 Hoodies
18/01/1977 NR3171 Killinallan 1 Booth, C.G.
17/02/1977 NR3251 Airport 1 Booth, C.G. with 9 Hoodies
05/06/1977 NR2370 Sanaigmore 1 Robinson, S.T With jackdaws.
03/07/1977 NR3545 Port Ellen 1 Booth, C.G.
20/08/1977 NR3867 Loch Finlaggan 1 Youngman, R.E Flew in from Port Askaig direction, landed near loch.
04/10/1977 NR3362 Bridgend, Loch Indaal 0 Batty, D & P Along coast between Bowmore and Bridgend.
10/10/1977 NR3966 Ballygrant 3 Clarke, A
29/12/1977 NR3059 Bowmore 1 Norriss, T.J
29/08/1978 NR3446 Ballivicar 2 Booth, C.G.
23/07/1979 NR3154 Duich 1 Booth, C.G. and subsequently not far away
14/01/1980 NR3065 Lagstoban 1 Booth, C.G.
18/01/1980 NR2863 Uisgeantsuidhe 1 Booth, C.G.
08/02/1980 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Booth, C.G.
13/02/1980 NR3245 Lower Cragabus 1 Booth, C.G.
03/03/1980 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Coffey, P & L
25/03/1980 NR2769 Leckgruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Taylor, C
26/03/1980 NR3548 Leorin 1 Fox, A.D
26/03/1980 NR3964 Knocklearoch 1 Fox, A.D
26/03/1980 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Fox, A.D
11/09/1980 NR3251 Islay Airport 9 Unknown Between Bowmore and Port Ellen.
11/09/1980 NR3045 The Oa, RSPB The Oa 3 Unknown
14/09/1980 NR2755 Laggan Point 3 Unknown Walk from Bowmore- Gartbreck- Laggan Point- Bridge House & back to Bowmore.
20/09/1980 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 1 Unknown
23/10/1980 NR2967 Craigens 18 Unknown
12/02/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 1 Sparks, P.H & G.M.B Not confirmed.
13/03/1981 NR2961 Top Loch Indaal 4 Booth, C.G.
21/03/1981 NR1855 Lossit Burn 1 Clugston, D.L & Wilson, M
19/04/1981 NR2873 Ardnave 1 Booth, C.G.
23/12/1981 NR2755 Laggan Point 3 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M
25/12/1981 NR27 Rhinns (north): Sanaig to Ardnave 3 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M
26/12/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 1 Hunt, A.J, Greem, E.E, & Henderson, M Location either inland route to Ballygrant or Laggan Bay.
11/05/1984 NR3147 Kintra 1 K.N.
02/02/1985 NR2961 Loch Indaal (unspecified) 9 Bamforth, et al.
02/02/1985 NR4970 Jura (unspecified location) 8 Bamforth, et al.
06/10/1986 NR2873 Ardnave 2 Russell, D & T
06/10/1986 NR3059 Bowmore 2 Russell, D & T
06/10/1986 NR2560 Coultorsay 1 Russell, D & T
18/10/1987 NR2858 Gartbreck 2 Porteous, M
24/10/1993 NR2965 Coullabus 1 Carr, G.
25/10/1993 NR3059 Bowmore 1 Prytherch, R.J.
26/10/1993 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Prytherch, R.J.
26/10/1993 NR3059 Bowmore 2 Prytherch, R.J.
27/10/1993 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Prytherch, R.J.
27/10/1993 NR2866 Aoradh Farm, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Prytherch, R.J.
21/11/1993 NR2873 Traigh Nostaig 9 Butterworth, K.
12/09/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB
26/10/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 7 RSPB
06/11/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB
04/04/1995 NR1553 Frenchman's Rocks 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
21/06/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB
01/07/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB
06/07/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
18/08/1995 NR3043 Lenovore, RSPB The Oa 1 Elliot, D. Carrion crow with a flock of hooded crow.
18/08/1995 NR3042 Loch Kinnabus, RSPB The Oa 1 Elliot, D.
17/10/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 4 RSPB
24/10/1996 NR4346 Loch an t-Sailein 1 Bickmore, M.
10/02/1997 NR1553 Frenchman's Rocks 3 Duncan, J.C.
12/02/1997 NR2464 Sunderland 1 Chappell, R.
23/04/1997 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Hutcheson, M.
29/06/1997 NR3251 Islay Airport 2 Hutcheson, M.
19/08/1997 NR3845 Laphroaig 5 Rae, S.
23/08/1997 NR3545 Port Ellen 3 Rae, S.
31/08/1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Robinson, P.
31/08/1997 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Robinson, P.
17/09/1997 NR2163 Kilchoman 3 Wells, E.A.
24/10/1997 NR3262 Bridgend Merse, Loch Indaal 1 James, P.
04/11/1997 NR2961 Loch Indaal (unspecified) 1 Tigwell, E.
20/10/1999 NR2063 Machir Bay 1 Bickmore, M.
10/03/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB staff
22/03/2000 NR2163 Kilchoman 1 Whitehouse, A.
26/03/2000 NR2163 Kilchoman 1 Whitehouse, A.
26/03/2000 NR2063 Machir Bay 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
10/04/2000 NR3262 Bridgend Merse, Loch Indaal 2 ap Rheinallt, T.
23/06/2001 NR2967 Craigens 1 Butterworth, K.
26/06/2001 NR2965 Coullabus 1 Butterworth, K.
21/10/2001 NR3360 Gartmain, Loch Indaal 2 Hogg, J.
27/02/2002 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
25/05/2002 NR3545 Port Ellen 1 Cairns, Francis & Marter
30/05/2002 NR4146 Ardbeg 1 Cairns, Francis & Marter
31/05/2002 NR3045 The Oa, RSPB The Oa 1 Cairns, Francis & Marter
29/11/2002 NR2942 Kinnabus, RSPB The Oa 2 RSPB
20/12/2002 NR2766 Grainel, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
16/10/2003 NR288673 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO82 1 RSPB Gruinart staff
11/10/2004 NR2163 Kilchoman 10 Peter Swallow (BT)
16/10/2004 NR2163 Kilchoman 20 Peter Swallow (BT)
28/11/2004 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 Greenwood, A
28/11/2004 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 A Greenwood
30/09/2005 NR3860 Cattadale 2 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
13/11/2005 NR3045 The Oa, RSPB The Oa 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
15/11/2005 NR2961 Loch Indaal (unspecified) 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
15/11/2005 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 0 Valerie, J.D & Harris, T
26/06/2010 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 1 Cheesley, P & H
06/07/2010 NR2259 Gearach 30 Ian Forbes Large Flock
21/10/2010 NR213663 Loch Gorm 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J