Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Northern Gannets
Northern Gannets

Northern gannets (Morus bassanus) nesting on cliffs on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Northern Gannets
Northern Gannets

Northern gannets (Morus bassanus) nesting on cliffs, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Guillemots Nesting On Cliffs
Guillemots Nesting On Cliffs

Guillemots (Uria aalge) nesting on cliffs, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Northern Gannets
Northern Gannets

Northern gannets (Morus bassanus), Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Seabird Survey
Seabird Survey

RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager Crystal Maw and volunteers undertaking seabird survey from a boat off Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Unloading Supplies
Unloading Supplies

Unloading supplies for the stay on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Moth Trapping
Moth Trapping

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, undertaking moth trapping on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Identifying Moths
Identifying Moths

Identifying moths trapped on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ascending Ailsa Craig
Ascending Ailsa Craig

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers walking up to the old castle on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Installing Rat Monitoring
Installing Rat Monitoring

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, installing rat monitoring station in the old castle on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Rat Monitoring Station
Rat Monitoring Station

Rat bait monitoring station installed by RSPB on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Surveying Gulls
Surveying Gulls

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers surveying gulls on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

On The Summit
On The Summit

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking a gull survey on the summit of Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Manx Shearwater Survey
Manx Shearwater Survey

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) survey on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Seabird Survey
Seabird Survey

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking seabird survey on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Seabird Survey
Seabird Survey

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking seabird survey on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Dissecting Gull Pellets
Dissecting Gull Pellets

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers dissecting Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) and Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pellets, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Dissecting Gull Pellets
Dissecting Gull Pellets

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, dissecting Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) and Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pellets, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Pellets On Discarded Fishing Box
Gull Pellets On Discarded Fishing Box

Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) and Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pellets and plastic arranged for inspection on an old plastic fishermens box, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Dissected Gull Pellet
Dissected Gull Pellet

Dissected gull pellet containing ingested plastic, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Colony
Gull Colony

Herring gull (Larus argentatus) perched on rock in gull colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Lesser Black-Backed Gull
Lesser Black-Backed Gull

Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) perched on rock in gull colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Nest
Gull Nest

Gull nest containing hatching eggs amongst rocks by shoreline , Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Nest
Gull Nest

Gull nest containing three eggs amongst rocks by shoreline , Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Nest
Gull Nest

Gull nest with three eggs and plastic debris, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Chicks
Gull Chicks

Gull chicks in rocks, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Lesser Black-Backed Gull Chick
Lesser Black-Backed Gull Chick

Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) chick, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Eider Nest
Eider Nest

Eider (Somateria mollissima), female on nest by path, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Female Eider
Female Eider

Eider (Somateria mollissima), female on nest by path, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Plastic And Rubbish
Plastic And Rubbish

Plastic and rubbish by gull nest on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Herring Gull
Herring Gull

Herring gull (Larus argentatus) in flight over gull colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Kittiwakes Colony
Kittiwakes Colony

Kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla) colony on cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Kittiwake Colony On Cliff
Kittiwake Colony On Cliff

Kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) colony on cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Kittiwakes And Razorbills
Kittiwakes And Razorbills

Kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla) and Razorbills (Alca torda) on cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Puffin
Puffin

Puffin (Fratercula arctica), adult perched in entrance to nest burrow in cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Puffins And Razorbills
Puffins And Razorbills

Puffins (Fratercula arctica) and Razorbills (Alca torda) on rock in breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Puffin With Sand Eels
Puffin With Sand Eels

Puffin (Fratercula arctica) with Sand eels (Ammodytes americanus) amongst rocks in breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbill
Razorbill

Razorbill (Alca torda) on rock in breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbill In Flight
Razorbill In Flight

Razorbill (Alca torda) in flight over breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbill In Flight
Razorbill In Flight

Razorbill (Alca torda) in flight, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbills In Flight
Razorbills In Flight

Razorbills (Alca torda) in flight, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Wheatear
Wheatear

Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe) silhouetted at dusk on a disused gas gas tank.

Property Maintenance
Property Maintenance

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloways Reserve Manager, and volunteers painting cottage, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

The Disused Tea Rooms
The Disused Tea Rooms

The inside of the disused tea rooms in a derelict building, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Disused Tea Rooms
Disused Tea Rooms

The inside of the disused tea rooms in a derelict building, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Window In A Disused Building
Window In A Disused Building

The view through a window in a disused building on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Disused Machinery
Disused Machinery

Disused machinery in a derelict building, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Disused Foghorn
Disused Foghorn

Disused foghorn and gas storage tanks on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Derelict Walkway
Derelict Walkway

Derelict walkway on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Border Force Patrol
Border Force Patrol

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloways Reserve Manager, and volunteers on Border Force rib, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Lighthouse Resupply
Lighthouse Resupply

Northern Lighthouse Board staff resupplying the lighthouse on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig Lighthouse
Ailsa Craig Lighthouse

Inside the lighthouse on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig
Ailsa Craig
Northern Gannets
Northern Gannets
Guillemots Nesting On Cliffs
Northern Gannets
Seabird Survey
Unloading Supplies
Moth Trapping
Identifying Moths
Ascending Ailsa Craig
Installing Rat Monitoring
Rat Monitoring Station
Surveying Gulls
On The Summit
Manx Shearwater Survey
Seabird Survey
Seabird Survey
Dissecting Gull Pellets
Dissecting Gull Pellets
Gull Pellets On Discarded Fishing Box
Dissected Gull Pellet
Gull Colony
Lesser Black-Backed Gull
Gull Nest
Gull Nest
Gull Nest
Gull Chicks
Lesser Black-Backed Gull Chick
Eider Nest
Female Eider
Plastic And Rubbish
Herring Gull
Kittiwakes Colony
Kittiwake Colony On Cliff
Kittiwakes And Razorbills
Puffin
Puffins And Razorbills
Puffin With Sand Eels
Razorbill
Razorbill In Flight
Razorbill In Flight
Razorbills In Flight
Wheatear
Property Maintenance
The Disused Tea Rooms
Disused Tea Rooms
Window In A Disused Building
Disused Machinery
Disused Foghorn
Derelict Walkway
Border Force Patrol
Lighthouse Resupply
Ailsa Craig Lighthouse
Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig

Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Northern Gannets

Northern gannets (Morus bassanus) nesting on cliffs on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Northern Gannets

Northern gannets (Morus bassanus) nesting on cliffs, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Guillemots Nesting On Cliffs

Guillemots (Uria aalge) nesting on cliffs, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Northern Gannets

Northern gannets (Morus bassanus), Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Seabird Survey

RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager Crystal Maw and volunteers undertaking seabird survey from a boat off Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Unloading Supplies

Unloading supplies for the stay on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Moth Trapping

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, undertaking moth trapping on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Identifying Moths

Identifying moths trapped on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ascending Ailsa Craig

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers walking up to the old castle on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Installing Rat Monitoring

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, installing rat monitoring station in the old castle on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Rat Monitoring Station

Rat bait monitoring station installed by RSPB on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Surveying Gulls

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers surveying gulls on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

On The Summit

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking a gull survey on the summit of Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Manx Shearwater Survey

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) survey on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Seabird Survey

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking seabird survey on Ailsa Craig in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Seabird Survey

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers undertaking seabird survey on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Dissecting Gull Pellets

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, and volunteers dissecting Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) and Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pellets, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Dissecting Gull Pellets

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloway Reserves Manager, dissecting Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) and Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pellets, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Pellets On Discarded Fishing Box

Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) and Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pellets and plastic arranged for inspection on an old plastic fishermens box, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Dissected Gull Pellet

Dissected gull pellet containing ingested plastic, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Colony

Herring gull (Larus argentatus) perched on rock in gull colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Lesser Black-Backed Gull

Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) perched on rock in gull colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Nest

Gull nest containing hatching eggs amongst rocks by shoreline , Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Nest

Gull nest containing three eggs amongst rocks by shoreline , Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Nest

Gull nest with three eggs and plastic debris, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Gull Chicks

Gull chicks in rocks, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Lesser Black-Backed Gull Chick

Lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus) chick, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Eider Nest

Eider (Somateria mollissima), female on nest by path, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Female Eider

Eider (Somateria mollissima), female on nest by path, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Plastic And Rubbish

Plastic and rubbish by gull nest on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Herring Gull

Herring gull (Larus argentatus) in flight over gull colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Kittiwakes Colony

Kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla) colony on cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Kittiwake Colony On Cliff

Kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) colony on cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Kittiwakes And Razorbills

Kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla) and Razorbills (Alca torda) on cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Puffin

Puffin (Fratercula arctica), adult perched in entrance to nest burrow in cliff, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Puffins And Razorbills

Puffins (Fratercula arctica) and Razorbills (Alca torda) on rock in breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Puffin With Sand Eels

Puffin (Fratercula arctica) with Sand eels (Ammodytes americanus) amongst rocks in breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbill

Razorbill (Alca torda) on rock in breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbill In Flight

Razorbill (Alca torda) in flight over breeding colony, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbill In Flight

Razorbill (Alca torda) in flight, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Razorbills In Flight

Razorbills (Alca torda) in flight, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Wheatear

Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe) silhouetted at dusk on a disused gas gas tank.

Property Maintenance

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloways Reserve Manager, and volunteers painting cottage, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

The Disused Tea Rooms

The inside of the disused tea rooms in a derelict building, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Disused Tea Rooms

The inside of the disused tea rooms in a derelict building, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Window In A Disused Building

The view through a window in a disused building on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Disused Machinery

Disused machinery in a derelict building, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Disused Foghorn

Disused foghorn and gas storage tanks on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Derelict Walkway

Derelict walkway on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Border Force Patrol

Crystal Maw, RSPB Galloways Reserve Manager, and volunteers on Border Force rib, Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Lighthouse Resupply

Northern Lighthouse Board staff resupplying the lighthouse on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Ailsa Craig Lighthouse

Inside the lighthouse on Ailsa Craig, Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

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