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Gannet (Morus bassanus)
Noss, Mainland, Shetland
Tim Stenton  simple  profile profile
11/07/16 (uploaded 11/07/16)

From the Mousa Ferry.
<i>Morus bassanus</i>
Gannet (Morus bassanus)
Noss, Mainland, Shetland
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11/07/16 (uploaded 11/07/16)

<i>Morus bassanus</i>
Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea)
Lerwick, Mainland, Shetland
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08/07/16 (uploaded 09/07/16)

<i>Sterna paradisaea</i>
Gannet (Morus bassanus)
Burrafirth, Unst, Shetland
Robbie Brookes  simple  profile profile
14/06/16 (uploaded 09/07/16)

Having seen Gannets in many different situations, this one is one of the saddest. It appears that the birds had been in a 'tug o war' with the short piece of rope which in turn became tightly attached to each birds lower mandible - which probably resulted in them both drowning.
Equipment: HTC M8 mobile phone.
<i>Morus bassanus</i>
Common Snipe (Gallinago gallinago)
Northdale, Unst, Shetland
Robbie Brookes  simple  profile profile
08/07/16 (uploaded 09/07/16)

<i>Gallinago gallinago</i>
Mediterranean Gull (Ichthyaetus melanocephalus)
Fair Isle, Shetland
Lee Gregory  website website profile profile
06/07/16 (uploaded 06/07/16)

Adult; just the second record for Fair Isle.
<i>Ichthyaetus melanocephalus</i>
Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)
Mid Yell, Yell, Shetland
John Donnelly  simple  profile profile
03/06/16 (uploaded 26/06/16)

Equipment: Canon.
<i>Numenius phaeopus</i>
Spotted Flycatcher (Muscicapa striata)
West Sandwick, Yell, Shetland
John Donnelly  simple  profile profile
12/06/16 (uploaded 26/06/16)

Equipment: Canon.
<i>Muscicapa striata</i>
Common Snipe (Gallinago gallinago)
Funzie, Fetlar, Shetland
John Donnelly  simple  profile profile
10/06/16 (uploaded 26/06/16)

Equipment: Canon.
<i>Gallinago gallinago</i>
Common Snipe (Gallinago gallinago)
Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland
John Donnelly  simple  profile profile
04/06/16 (uploaded 26/06/16)

Equipment: Canon.
<i>Gallinago gallinago</i>

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Skylark
Skylark
Shetland
07/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Common Snipe
Common Snipe
Shetland
10/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Wren
Wren
Shetland
06/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Wren
Wren
Shetland
06/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Fulmar
Fulmar
Shetland
03/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Red-breasted Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Shetland
04/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Red-breasted Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Shetland
04/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Red-breasted Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Shetland
03/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Puffin
Puffin
Shetland
05/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Lesser Redpoll
Lesser Redpoll
Shetland
08/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Great Skua
Great Skua
Shetland
05/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Eider
Eider
Shetland
07/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Eider
Eider
Shetland
07/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Crane
Crane
Shetland
07/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Arctic Tern
Arctic Tern
Shetland
04/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Arctic Skua
Arctic Skua
Shetland
08/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Arctic Skua
Arctic Skua
Shetland
05/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Redshank
Redshank
Shetland
11/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Redshank
Redshank
Shetland
09/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Great Skua
Great Skua
Shetland
04/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Great Skua
Great Skua
Shetland
06/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Arctic Skua
Arctic Skua
Shetland
07/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Arctic Skua
Arctic Skua
Shetland
05/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Redshank
Redshank
Shetland
11/06/16 Show thumbnail functions
Dunlin
Dunlin
Shetland
06/06/16 Show thumbnail functions

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