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Rare Bird In Caithness - Pink or Rose Coloured Starling

26th July 2019

Photograph of Rare Bird In Caithness - Pink or Rose Coloured Starling

Spotted by crofters Stephen and Susan Cox on Thursday 25th July 2019 was a rare visitor to Roster in Caithness.

"A pink starling aka the Rosy Coloured Starling is staying on our croft."

"We think it was blown in on the storm earlier in the week from the Western Isles where some were sighted last weekend."

For more information about this rare visitor to Caithness see
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosy_starling

Other sightings in UK this year can be seen at https://www.rarebirdalert.co.uk/RealData/gallery.asp?SpeciesID=15840

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