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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 10.2 December 1998

Northern Bottlenose Whales off Skye

By - Sue Scott

North-west Scotland is well known as a place to see cetaceans, but a good sighting still requires patience and time at sea, and is at best a brief encounter. This summer, residents of Broadford, north-east Skye, could simply look out of their windows for extraordinary views of two Northern Bottlenose Whales Hyperoodon ampullatus, which stayed in the bay for over a month from 5th August.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist