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Beautiful wilderness offering great chances to see moorland wildlife
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Birsay Moors is one of the best places for wildlife in the UK.
A new viewing hide is currently under construction at the top of Burgar Hill. It is likely to be ready to open in April, when we hope everyone will be able to enjoy great views of red-throated divers.
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A mosaic of mires and heath, with some of the highest densities of curlews in the UK.
Wild moorland with charismatic nesting birds such as hen harriers and great skuas
Bracing sea breezes and big skies filled with majestic flocks of waterfowl
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