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Murray's Isles, Solway, Scotland
Murray's Isles, Solway, Scotland
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Uninhabited islands off the South West coast of Scotland.

Murray’s Isles are two small, uninhabited islands off Gatehouse of Fleet which form part of the larger Borve Coast SSSI. Uninhabited by humans, but certainly not by seabirds, for in the summer months they are home to several thousand Herring Gulls and Lesser Black-backed Gulls.

There is also a colony of about 90 pairs of Cormorants, the largest such colony in the Solway and on any NTS property. It has been the subject of long-term research and monitoring by the Solway Ringing Group.

Seabirds found on Murray's Isles - Herring Gull, Common Tern, Lesser Black Backed Gull, Greater Black Backed Gull, Common Gull and Great Cormorant.