Rare Black headed bunting spotted at SumburghHead
At 07:35am Paul Harvey, the Natural Heritage Officer for The Shetland Amenity Trust spotted part of a flock of meadow pippets, who flew over head in an excellent example of visible migration. This included a black headed bunting.
A lot of rmigrant birds will be visible over the next 4-6 weeks as they pass by Sumburgh Head at the most southern tip of mainland Shetland.
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