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For over 20 years, Nature in Shetland has been collecting and sharing information on all of Shetland's natural history.

LATEST GALLERY PHOTOS

LATEST SIGHTINGS

 

18th June 2024

Bird Sightings: 

Yell:  Waxwing at Cullivoe plantation.  Short-eared Owl Gossaburgh.  

Central Mainland: Marsh Warbler singing at north end of Clickimin Loch.  

South Mainland:  10 Long-tailed Duck at St Ninian.  

Cetacean Sightings:  Minke Whale off Giant's Leg, Bressay.  Part of 27's pod were sighted in Sullom Voe, before heading into Mavis Grind, then exiting Sullom Voe heading northwards. 

Species in red are national (BBRC) rarities. Species in orange are local/Scottish rarities.

For more news of recent sightings visit the Recent Sightings page

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