For over 20 years, Nature in Shetland has been collecting and sharing information on all of Shetland's natural history.
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Species in red are national (BBRC) rarities. Species in orange are local/Scottish rarities.
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RECENT NEWS & EVENTS
26th June 2022
Yell: Moltoni's Warbler at still Gutcher, but remains elusive.
Central Mainland: Osprey again at Sand Water. Sandwich Tern in Lerwick Harbour.
West Mainland: Magpie still Sandness.
South Mainland: 2 Manx Shearwater seen off Virkie. 2 Tree Sparrow at Sumburgh Farm.
Pod of Orca reported between Yell and the mainland heading northwards.
Dioryctria abietella micro moth found at Law Lane, Lerwick. White Satin Moth (5th record for Shetland) trapped overnight in Sandwick. Records of Ghost Moth from Unst.