1998 AGM: Divers
WatchingBlack-throated Divers nesting on an artificial island on a loch.
The floating islands remove the risk of nests being flooded when the waterlevel rises after heavy rainfall. We could just see the head of the birdon the nest, poking up through the reeds surrounding the nest.
Watching the watchers
"Deeron the ridge!"
StuffedGreat northern Diver in Ullapool.
Was it 'donated' by Myles North?!
Stuffedtrio: Great Northern Diver, Little Auk and Black-ThroatedDiver.
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This page last updated 15-October-1998 by Woll