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Mull of Galloway
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  • Blog Post: Autumnal August

    As August arrived there was an excitement in the air. The seabird breeding season was drawing to a close and the autumn migration was just around the corner. The weather has been incredibly nice: regular sunshine, very little wind and only the odd day of rain (this is Scotland afterall!). Despite the...
  • Blog Post: Clearing the Cliffs

    One of the highlights of a visit to the Mull of Galloway is experiencing the vocal and visual display of large numbers of seabirds nesting on the cliffs. Guillemots and razorbills make up the largest percentage of seabirds that breed on the Mull of Galloway. Their chicks that spend the first few weeks...
  • Blog Post: The results are in....

    The results are in, the seabird breeding data has been collated and it appears we are having a mixed season at the Mull of Galloway. The number of breeding Guillemots and Razorbills are down compared to last year. This is most likely due to mixed weather conditions at the start of the nesting season...
  • Blog Post: Seeds of Change

    The Mull of Galloway is strongly affected by the seasons. The passage of time from one month to the next is noticeable in both the flora and fauna. Some changes are subtle, some much more obvious. One of the most noticeable changes at present is the increased number of linnets and goldfinches . These...