Where to Watch Birds in Scotland
This guide details the best birdwatching sites in Scotland ranging from the mountains and moorlands of the Highlands to the lowland vales and rolling hills of the Border country. Key information is given on the habitat of each site and the birds likely to be seen there.
- Paperback | 368 pages
- 135 x 216mm
- 01 Apr 1990
- Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- 48 maps, 60 line drawings
Table of contents
Part 1 Borders: St Abbs Head; Duns Castle; West Water Reservoir; Gunknowe Loch and Park; Alemoor Reservoir; River Teviot Haughlands; River Tweed; The Hirsel; additional sites. Part 2 Central: Forth Estuary; Gartmorn Dam; Doune Ponds; Pass of Leny; Lake of Mentieth; Inversnaid; Inchcailloch; additional sites; Part 3 Dumfries and Galloway: Stenhouse Wood; Loch Ken/River Dee; Wood of Cree; Loch Ryan; Corsewall Point; Mull of Galloway; Caerlaverock; additional sites. Part 4 Fife: Lochore Meadows; North Queensferry and Inverkeithing; Largo Bay; Fife Ness; Cameron Reservoir; Eden Estuary; Isle of May; additional sites. Part 5 Grampian: St Cyrus; Fowlsheugh; Girdle Ness; Mouth of Don; Black Dog; Ythan Estuary and Sands of Forvie; Loch of Strathbeg; Troup Head; Banff/Macduff Harbour; Spey Bay; Lossiemouth; Burghead; Findhorn Bay; Haddo House; Glen Muick and Lochnagar; Glen Tanar; additional sites. Part 6 Highland: Aviemore; Loch Garten; Rothiemurchus; Pass of Ryvoan; Abernethy Forest; Cairngorm/Ben Macdui; Carn Ban Mor; Glen Feshie; Insh Marshes; Glen Tromie; Lochindorb; Findhorn Valley; Loch Ruthven; Longman Point; Glen Affric; Udale Bay; Nigg Bay; Dornoch Firth; Loch Fleet; Duncansby Head; Dunnet Head; Clo Mor; Handa Island; Inverpolly; Ben Mor Coigach; Beinn Eighe; Kintail and Morvich; Balmacara; additional sites. Part 7 Lothians: Tyninghame and John Muir Country Park; Aberlady Bay; Musselburgh; Duddingston Loch; Threipmuir Reservoir; Hound Point; Dalmeny; Barns Ness; additional sites. Part 8 Strathclyde: Mull; Tiree; Islay; Clyde Estuary; Loch Winnoch; Doonfoot; Ballantrae Shingle Beach; Dalmellington Moss; Baron's Haugh; additional sites. Part 9 Tayside: Loch Leven; Strath Earn; River Tay at Perth; Scone Den; Tay Estuary; Outer Tay; Lunan Bay; Fishtown of Usan; Montrose Basin; Kinnaber Links; Balgavie's Loch; Angus Glens; Loch of Kinnordy; Loch of Lintrathen; Loch of the Lowes; Loch Faskally; Ben Vrackie; Killiecrankie; Linn of Tummel; additional sites. Part 10 Western Isles: North and South vist. Part 11 Orkney: species calendar; mainland; Copinsay; Burray and South Ronaldsay; Hoy; Shapinsay; Rousay; Westray; Papa Westray; North Ronaldsay; Sanday; Eday; Stronsay.