Eating a rather superb breakfast at the hotel early the next morning, I suddenly realised that I could see my destination for that day: the isle of Mykines. Under low grey skies and an ominous sea. It’s a sliver of bright green grass that juts out of the wild sea, the westernmost island and the home to hundreds of thousands of seabirds. Just a handful of people live here, in grass roof homes. The BBC Continue reading Mykines
A concerned neighbour discovered an injured puffin (Fratercula arctica) on a beach in Vera. Seprona (enviromental police) has taken care of it, and say that despite its injured eye and wing it is expected to make a full recovery.