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Orkney Nature Festival 2014
Copinsay is an uninhabited island just off the east coast of Orkney. It is an RSPB reserve boasting wonderful year round wildlife and the autumn highlight is the 2000 grey seals that come to the beaches each year to breed. Our camera is trained on a secluded beach throughout the pupping season. You'll be able to watch the progress of the newly born seal pups, from birth, through to weaning and finally as they start their independent lives in the sea.
After sunset the image will be b&w or may be switched off to conserve battery power
Sanday Seal Cam
See all the seal action on Sanday too with live images from the Sanday Ranger's Seal cam. The Sanday camera has been running since 2012 and you can see footage of previous year's highlights at www.sandayranger.org.
High Definition live action from the wildlife webcams is shown on screens at the Visit Scotland Tourist Information Centre in Kirkwall, Kirkwall Airport and Highland Park Visitor Centre.
Summer 2014 - Divercam
Orkney is one of the few British strongholds for breeding red-throated divers. They particularly favour moorland lochans. This species is sensitive to disturbance, so a discrete webcam was the ideal way to enable us all to follow a Mainland pair of this specially protected species over the 2014 breeding season. Here are some of the video highlights from July.