Bag the Bruck

The community of Papa Westray collected 150 bags of ocean plastic for World Migratory Bird Day in a beach clean-up covering the whole shoreline of the island. Its' coasts are a Marine Protected Area for the Black Guillemot, as well as hosting important colonies of migrating seabirds and waders, including Arctic Terns, Kittiwakes and Corncrakes.

 

Papa Westray
Orkney 60° 31' 2.7084" N, 4° 7' 50.9772" W
Start date: 
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 20:00
End date: 
Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 22:00
Website: 
https://www.papawestray.co.uk