A gannet which had to be rescued as a young chick near Bass Rock on the Firth of Forth has been released back into the wild.
A fluffy gannet chick which was plucked to safety from the Firth of Forth is being cared for by the Scottish SPCA.
The company behind plans for a £2 billion wind farm off the Fife coast has called on bird protection charity the RSPB to abandon any further potential legal proceedings which could scupper the project and put hundreds of potential jobs at risk.
Puffin season has begun at the Scottish Seabird Centre, North Berwick. Visitors to the 5-star Centre have the opportunity to control the interactive cameras to zoom in on the live puffin action on the islands of Craigleith, Fidra and the Isle of May National Nature Reserve. It’s also possible to see the amazing ‘clowns of the sea’ with a range of boat trips that take in the local islands.
The pilot of a Second World War biplane has enjoyed a unique view of Bass Rock as he flew over the Firth of Forth in preparation for a national air show.