Wildlife Links

Farne Islands
As seen on Bill Oddies/ Simon King’s BBC’s Spring Watch. Billy Sheils boat trips around the Farne Islands. Sets Sail from Seahouses. See puffins, terns, eider duck, and seals
01665 720308 www.farne-islands.com

Paxton House and Country Park
80-acre estate. Home to 70 species of bird. Woodland hide, view red squirrels, woodpeckers and nuthatch. Riverside and woodland walks.
01289 386291 – www.paxtonhouse.com

Pease Dean
Lovely woodland walks. Scottish Wildlife Trust reserve.
www.swt.org.uk

St Abb’s Head
Stunning cliff scenery supports large colonies of breeding kittiwakes, fulmars, guillemots, razorbill, shags and puffins.
01890 771443

Tweed Valley Osprey Project
Live CCTV pictures from an Osprey nest in the Tweed Valley.
0845 367 3787 – www.forestry.gov.uk/tweedvalleyospreys

Clifftop Discovery Ltd
Safari-Style land rover trails exploring Berwickshire magnificent sea cliffs. See vast colonies of sea birds, wild flowers, wild deer whales, dolphin’s porpoises and seals. Highly recommended
018907 71838 – www.clifftopdiscovery.co.uk.

Scottish Seabird Centre
Overlooking the sea and the islands of the Firth of Forth. Bass Rock is the largest gannet colony of its type in the world. Interactive cameras watching, puffins, gannets, peregrine falcon, seal pups.
01620 890202 – www.seabird.org

Marine Quest
Sightseeing boat trips from Eyemouth. St Abbs Head, Fast Castle Burnmouth Caves. Whales, dolphins, seals and bird life can be seen.
www.marine-quest.co.uk – Info and booking Eyemouth Tourist Information Centre 018907 50678