NT6656 : A sad sight

taken 4 months ago, 3 km from Longformacus, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

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A sad sight
A sad sight
A dead Barn Owl [Tyto alba] at The Watch, presumably stunned after flying into the fishery building and falling in to the tank which contained water NT6656 : Fishery hut at The Watch. Widespread all over Britain, but numbers are not high, so this could be a local 'disaster'.
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Photographer
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 29 June, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 June, 2021
Geographical Context
Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  People, Events  Moorland 
Bird (from Tags)
Tyto Alba  Barn Owl 
Place (from Tags)
Scottish Borders  Lammermuir Hills 
Near (from Tags)
Longformacus 
Primary Subject of Photo
Fishery  Bird 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 6615 5674 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:48.1649N 2:32.4934W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 6615 5674
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Dead Bird  Reservoir  The Watch 

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