The issue of Disturbance


RSPB Shetland blog. Beth A: 18th June 2022

The team are very excited that red-necked phalaropes have returned to Fetlar this week!

With their arrival and many other birds laying or already on eggs we thought it would be a good time to remind people about the issue of disturbance.


Disturbance comes in various forms, often perfectly innocent, through lack of understanding and awareness, to that at the more sinister end of the scale...


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