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Lots of lambs

13 May 2011

The researchers from the Soay Sheep Project have now left the island after a very busy lambing trip.  The 'sheepie' team caught 161 lambs that were born within the Village Bay study area - a massive total and a job well done!  The lambs are surprisingly fast and I am tired just thinking about all the running the team did.  

Tagged lamb

 

As an ex-sheepie, I was very pleased to join a catch and I received a gold star as reward for catching the lamb!

I caught a lamb! 

Gina Prior, Seabird and Marine Ranger

 

 



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