Mull of Galloway

Mull of Galloway

Mull of Galloway
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Latest blog posts
  • Visible Migration Festival 2016

    We celebrated our annual Visible Migration Festival last weekend. Previous visible migration studies at the Mull of Galloway have recorded thousands of birds travelling through the reserve. The maritime heath offers plenty of insects for migrating birds...
  • 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...
  • The Scar Rocks

    In the middle of Luce Bay, around 5 miles from the Mull of Galloway lies the Scar Rocks. The islands are home to a colony of Gannets - the last count in 2014 indicated 2,376 pairs nest here. As part of the RSPB Mull of Galloway reserve, RSPB staff aim...
  • 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...
  • Recent events at the Mull of Galloway

    The summer is a fantastic time to visit the Mull of Galloway as the seabirds nest on the cliff ledges. It's also a good time to take part in one of the events ran on the reserve. Last weekend we celebrated our smuggling history with a festival...
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