Grey Seal

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

See below for details of individual records.



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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
30/03/1971 NR4653 Claggain Bay 3 Morgan, G
08/10/1974 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 24 A.G.W/ C.J.T
03/11/1977 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Davies, M
03/11/1977 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 Davies, M
04/11/1977 NR3059 Bowmore 3 Davies, M Recorded in area of Bowmore and W to Ardlarach.
12/02/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Sparks, P.H & G.M.B
06/10/1986 NR1653 Claddach 2 Russell, D & T
25/10/1987 NR2974 Ardnave Point 20 Bristol Ornithological Club Incl. pups.
14/08/1992 NR2371 Sanaigmore Bay 1 Smith, R.O Swimming.
14/08/1992 NR2973 Ardnave, Loch Gruinart 1 Smith, R.O Swimming.
12/07/1993 NR1863 Eilean an Tannais-sgeir 7 Hughes, L
18/07/1993 NR1651 Orsay 9 Liddle, M
19/07/1993 NR2558 Port Charlotte, Loch Indaal 1 Liddle, M
14/08/1993 NR2059 Kilchiaran Bay 4 Moon, G
14/08/1993 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Moon, G
16/08/1993 NR1553 Frenchman's Rocks 0 Craddock, S Group of 60, mixed common and grey.
02/12/2003 NR291749 Ardnave: Compt AN40 Nave Island 188 Gruinart Staff Count of seals on shore including pups.
13/06/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 106 How, J.
23/09/2006 NR2873 Ardnave (unspecified) 41 How, J.
23/09/2006 NR2873 Ardnave (unspecified) 10 How, J.
19/03/2007 NR2873 Ardnave 111 Fotheringham, C.
20/09/2007 NR2873 Ardnave 0 How, J.
23/04/2008 NR277726 Ardnave 97 Fotheringham
08/10/2008 NR277726 Ardnave 162 Fotheringham
16/12/2008 NR277726 Ardnave 195 Fotheringham
16/12/2008 NR277726 Ardnave 195 Fotheringham
16/09/2009 NR277726 Ardnave 78 Fotheringham
25/08/2010 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 Featherstone, M
25/08/2010 NR202534 Easter Ellister 1 Featherstone, M