Tag: Dr Jim Cassels

Arran bird life talk at museum
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Arran bird life talk at museum

The next speaker in the Arran Heritage Museum’s series of fortnightly talks on all things Arran, will be Dr Jim Cassels who will be providing an illustrated talk on Arran bird life.

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Rare Scottish visitors spotted on Arran during migration

Brent geese nest on the boggy Arctic tundra, where the severe climate allows them only about two months of good weather in which to raise a family. By September, they are leaving their breeding grounds, and heading for their wintering areas where they spend the winter feeding on eelgrass in estuaries and on crops in adjoining fields.

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Shiskine SWI resume meetings

Shiskine Women’s Institute members enjoyed a welcome return to regular meetings last week when 21 ladies attended their first meeting since March last year.