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Nature in Shetland

winner of a Shetland Environment Award 2004

Mammal Survey
Terrestrial Mammals

Shetland Biological Records Centre




The Shetland Sea Mammal Group co-ordinates the collection of records involving Cetaceans (whales and dolphins), seals and otters.

Records of all other mammals are collated by Shetland Biological Records Centre.


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