RSPB Mersehead Recent Sightings 8th – 14th August 2020
A key component of the Barnacle Goose management on the reserve is hay making. By removing the grass from the field, we can ensure the vegetation is nutrient-rich and lush, just what the barnacle geese need after their 2000-mile migration from Svalbard.
Making Hay. Photo credit: R.Flavelle
It can be quite tense hay making in Scotland as you need at least a…