• Fearless oystercatchers

Fearless oystercatchers

We had an exciting wildlife encounter this morning. There is a pair of oystercatchers nesting near the lighthouse and a raven swooped in to raid the nest, but the oystercatchers were having none of it! Amid a great deal of noise they fought it off and one fearless little oystercatcher chased it away while the other guarded the nest. Beautiful little birds

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Rua Reidh Lighthouse; gloriously remote and isolated guest accommodation on the spectacular North West coast of Scotland.

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