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FAIR ISLE, the [1618]

Detailed amateur record of the work of the Fair Isle Bird Observatory. Beginning with the arrival of Fair Isle's mail boat the "Good Shepherd", it goes on to show work at the laboratory, methods of bird trapping and ringing, including catching fulmars in a Faroese 'Fleyg' net. Various types of birds are seen in the film, including the Great Skua.

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