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

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LATEST SIGHTINGS

 

8th May 2021

Bird Sightings:

Unst: Slavonian Grebe, Jackdaw and White Wagtail at Haroldswick. European Stonechat at Skaw. 2 Shelduck at Ordaal. Slavonian Grebe at Baltasound.

Yell: Iceland Gull at Vatster.

Foula: Eastern Subalpine Warbler at Hametoun. Rustic Bunting at Ham.

Whalsay: Ring Ouzel at Brough. Arctic Tern at Vatshoull. Hawfinch at Skaw.

West Mainland: Male Hooded Merganser at Loch of Stanevatster.

Central Mainland: 2 Swallow and Hawfnch at Sound, Lerwick. Immature White-tailed Eagle at Weisdale Hill.

South Mainland: Ring Ouzel at Sumburgh. Second calendar year Iceland Gull at Bakkasetter. Sparrowhawk at Sandwick. 3 Siskin at Cunningsburgh.

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

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