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Nature in Shetland

winner of a Shetland Environment Award 2004

Breeding Ducks

Shetland Biological Records Centre




The Shetland Bird Club collects and publishes most record of birds, but several projects are carried out in conjunction with the Shetland Biological Records Centre, including the Shetland Breeding Bird Survey and the co-ordination of the national Wetland Birds Survey (WeBS).


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