The day started nicely enough, but the weather gradually deteriorated until a rather unpleasant evening ensued. It’s just kept getting worse and we now have heavy rain and a driving northerly wind, although it does seem to be brightening up as I look out the window, so we may have something to report later.
|Sunrise over Buness yesterday morning, a pretty spectacular way to end a Storm Petrel ringing session!|
It just goes to show that anything is possible on Fair Isle, as we will no doubt find out in the coming weeks…
|The only bird of note on the airstrip was this Ruff that flew in whilst we weren't watching the Short-toed Lark.|