The Snowy owls of Shetland

United Kingdom, 1969

Film
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The first breeding record for the snowy owls in Britain is recorded at Fetlar, in the Shetland Isles off the coast of Scotland. This film is a record of the birds whilst being guarded by the members of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.

Credits

production company

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Duration

00:09:50:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1969

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

009954

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Birds - Great Britain

Animals & Wildlife → Birds, Protection of - Societies, etc.

Animals & Wildlife → Owls

Animals & Wildlife → Wildlife conservation - Great Britain

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Shetland (Scotland)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Wildlife conservation - Great Britain

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Biology - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Places → Shetland (Scotland)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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