ecology

Humpback whale, Shetland, Shetland Isles, marine mammal
We have all been aware of the humpback whales last November/December that were getting seen almost daily round Shetland.
Gannnets, underwater gannets, Shetland, diving, seabirds
This is a unique opportunity with no one else offering the chance to capture the dramatic diving behaviour of gannets. Over the…
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With so many islands creating such a comparatively vast shoreline, the coastal habitats throughout Shetland are varied and highly complex. Ranging from…
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Shetland has a high diversity of seabirds, with twenty one species breeding around the coast. In the height of the summer breeding…
Shetland seabirds, Shetland nature, nature in Shetland, gannets, puffin, kittewake, Shetland images, Shetland photography, seabirds, seabird ecology, Shetland wildlife
Fair Isle is only 5 km long by 3 km wide and is owned by the National Trust for Scotland. In the…
Shetland otter, photographing shetland otter, otter ecology, Shetland otter watching, photographing shetland otters, otters in shetland, otter ecology, ecology, Lutra lutra, Eurasian otter, European otter
The weather was OK so headed out to check up on a family of Shetland otters and observed some very interesting behaviour.…
Shetland otter, photographing shetland otter, otter ecology, Shetland otter watching, photographing shetland otters, otters in shetland, otter ecology, ecology, Lutra lutra, Eurasian otter, European otter
I had been away from home for the last month and could not wait to get out and look for Shetland otters,…
Shetland otter, photographing shetland otter, otter ecology, Shetland otter watching, photographing shetland otters, otters in shetland, otter ecology, ecology, Lutra lutra, Eurasian otter, European otter
It turned into a special a day for following Shetland otters. I had decided to go and walk a stretch of coast…

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