Originally Posted by Pikey Dave
There was a program on BBC4 on Monday "The last seabird summer" filmed on the Shiants & St Kilda. Worth finding on Iplayer. Part 2 is next week.
Excellent 'twas too!
Bit of an eye opener on how the MUCH over fished not so Humble Sand Eel has impacted on the Bird population!
The foreign Boats catch em for everything from Pig Food to Fertiiser and even FUEL for power stations !!!
.....How nice (and far sighted) of his Dad to buy the Shant Islands for him in the 1950's! Certainly in good Hands!
Some Nice footage of old St Kilda as well!