Wildlife webcams

Get up close and personal to Scotland's amazing wildlife from the comfort of your own home, thanks to the fantastic range of webcams at key sites across the country. The webcams give you the opportunity to enjoy all the action without disturbing the animals in any way and there’s different wildlife to be seen throughout the seasons, although most activity is usually in the spring and summer during the breeding seasons.


Various seabirds

Watch a variety of different seabird species including shags, fulmars, uilliemots and puffins on the cliffs at Sumburgh Head.


See right inside a puffin burrow on the cliffs at Sumburgh Head.


Grey seals

Watch the live feed from two Grey Seal breeding beaches on a remote peninsula on Sanday, Orkney. Active: late Autumn, Winter.

Red-throated divers

Tune in to RSPB’s ‘Divercam’, showing live footage from a moorland pool in Orkney where red-throated divers spend their summer.

Loch Garten, Nethybridge, The Highlands


Watch the live coverage of these magnificent birds on their nest and rearing their young at the RSPB reserve at Abernethy. Active: Spring, Summer

Loch of the Lowes, Dunkeld, Perthshire


The Loch of the Lowes' breeding osprey pair have been returning here for many years. Active: Spring, Summer

Red squirrel

Watch red squirrels, woodpeckers, siskins, greenfinches and other woodland species from the Visitor Centre. Active: Spring, Summer, Autumn

Montrose Basin, Dundee & Angus


Montrose Basin is renowned for its huge colonies of migratory birds. Watch the live feed from the reserve's floating tern raft.

Scottish Seabird Centre, North Berwick, Edinburgh & The Lothians

Various Seabirds and marine wildlife

The Scottish Seabird Centre is a world leader in remote wildlife viewing and has variouscams trained on the abundant wildlife on the Bass Rock, the Isle of May and Fidra island. Active: all year.

Falls of Clyde, Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley

Peregrine falcon

Live coverage of a pair of breeding peregrin falcons at the Corra Linn Falls in New Lanark. Active: Spring, Summer

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Watch this video and see some of Scotland's remarkable wildlife, from timourous red squirrels to playful dolphins.
Great Scottish wildlife

See some of Scotland's remarkable wildlife, from timourous red squirrels to playful dolphins.