Internationally Renowned British Seabird Colony Finally Free Of Rats

The Shiant Isles have been officially declared rat-free, thanks to a four-year partnership project to restore them as a secure haven for nesting seabirds.

Monday, April 8, 2019,
By Kieren Puffett
The Shiant Isles in the Outer Hebrides, United Kingdom
The Shiants, a remote cluster of islands five miles east of the Isle of Lewis and Harris in the Outer Hebrides, is one of the most important seabird breeding colonies in Europe.
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