Monthly Archives: November 2019
Monday 25th November comments: Following on from the blog post on Friday, the weekend event proved highly successful at the Scottish Ornithological Club (SOC) annual conference in Pitlochry. The weekend was a celebration of Scotland as a special place for … Continue reading
Friday 22nd November comments: People often wonder what goes on behind the scenes of the Isle of May when the staff are not on the island. Well we’ve been busy settling back into mainland life (remembering what roads are and … Continue reading
Monday 18th November comments: So how did you do? Check your answers from the above images compared to yesterdays quiz! I suspect the birds were difficult (some are rare migrants) but good fun spotting them!
Sunday 17th November comments: Now the season is over we’ll be looking back at lots of highlights from this year on the Isle of May but today we thought we’d have a bit of Sunday fun. Each photograph above has a migrant … Continue reading
Thursday 14th November comments: We are off! With the forecast was suggesting stronger winds on the way so we took advantage of the weather window to depart the Island for the winter, saying goodbye to the 2019 Isle of May … Continue reading
Wednesday 13th November comments: Its that time of year again as we prepare to leave the Isle of May for the winter. The cleaning and the packing have begun as we’ll be saying goodbye to the island to let it sleep over … Continue reading