All Shetland except Fair Isle
Local recorder for the area:
The Meadows, Bakkasetter, Quendale, Shetland, ZE2 9JD
The preferred means of record submission is in Excel or Word files, but we will accept any format, including email. More details on the Nature in Shetland web pages, as well as latest sightings.
Shetland Bird Club
Shetland Bird Report
Mike Pennington, produced by Shetland Bird Club
£12 plus UK p&p (currently £1.58)
Most still available, please contact Rob (details above)
Other local reports:
Shetland Sea Mammal Group Report and Shetland Entomological Group Report both in abeyance. More details on the Nature in Shetland web pages.
Shetland Bird Club Rarities Committee
Rob Fray, Phil Harris, Paul Harvey, John Lowrie Irvine, David Parnaby, Mike Pennington, Ian Robertson.
Species that the committee considers:
Taiga Bean Goose
Great White Egret
Great Crested Grebe
Little Ringed Plover
American Golden Plover
Barn Owl (‘pale-breasted’ only – ‘dark-breasted’ Barn Owl is considered by BBRC)
Long-tailed Tit (although certain races considered by BBRC)
Marsh Warbler (autumn only)
Dipper (British race only – ‘Black-bellied’ Dipper is considered by BBRC)
Arctic Redpoll (‘Coues’s only – ‘Hornemann’s Arctic Redpoll is considered by BBRC)