Posts tagged with "sheep"

Travels in Scotland Post 6: Seaweed-eating sheep on North Ronaldsay
Scotland · 23. April 2024
In the far north of Scotland, the farthest northern island in the Orkney chain is North Ronaldsay, where an endangered breed of primitive sheep have adapted to eat seaweed.

Travels in Scotland Post 5: Viking sheep on St. Kilda
Scotland · 16. April 2024
St. Kilda is a wind-swept set of four islands in the North Atlantic, only occasionally accessible. Home now to the UK's largest bird colonies and the Soay sheep - brought thousands of years ago by the Vikings.