- You can read my article on the RSPB's Puffin project here.
Quite a few Arctic Skuas around; most are dark morph birds on Fair Isle. One or two pairs had very young chicks.
Angel of Death aka Bonxie - 2016 looks to be a record year for them here
Puffins are just brilliant
Northern Wheatears are breeding everywhere on the island
I walked for ages looking for Heath Spotted Orchids before I realised why I had been missing them - they're absolutely tiny on Fair Isle, as the 10 cent coin demonstrates!
Plenty of Common Snipe displaying around the island but not often this photogenic