Rich in wildlife

Scotland is home to almost half of all of Europe’s seabirds and the Firth of Forth is a key breeding area with over 500,000 seabirds.

In this area there is a variety of wildlife, with different species to see throughout the seasons. Check out our wildlife calendar.

Watch the incredible footage of gannets diving - the UK's No 1 wildlife spectacle in the BBC's Nature's Top 40 programme and check out our wildlife podcasts on YouTube.

Top 10 wildlife in the area:
gannets, puffins, guillemots, razorbills, kittiwakes, eider ducks, peregrine falcons, seals, dolphins and whales.