Saturday, 2 June 2012

Summer Dangers

This image of the Summer Isles from Outer Loch Broom, taken by Fraser Ross, looks idyllic. However, a recent event on the islands pinpoints a problem. When the hours of daylight are extensive and the weather is hot, there is a danger of wildfires breaking out in exposed areas. When that happens on an island, there are very special needs required. Read about what happened on Tanera Mor.

Scottish Islands Explorer - aware of the need for action stations

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