Thousands of Barnacle Geese lifting off at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

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Animated picture of thousands of Barnacle Geese lifting off from a nature reserve on Islay, Scotland
Thousands of Barnacle Geese lifting off at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

Always an amazing sight, the thousands of Barnacle Geese wintering on Islay lifting off after having been spooked by something, may be a raptor, may be a human getting too close, anything.

Rainy June morning in Craighouse, Isle of Jura

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Picture of a coastal village on a rainy June morning
Rainy June morning in Craighouse, Isle of Jura

Heavy clouds over Craighouse on a June late morning on Jura, light rain falling, sometimes getting stronger, then slowing down again. Still, the flowers brighten up the picture a bit.

Changeable June weather in Craighouse, Isle of Jura

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Picture of a small beach in a coastal village, a heavy rain shower in the distance
Changeable June weather in Craighouse, Isle of Jura

A June day on a small beach in Craighouse on Jura. Some changeable weather, a heavy shower visible in the distance across the Bay of Small Isles while still bright on the beach..