Merrie, D, Davis, P. G, Cyrus, D. P, Robson, R. W, King, B & Male, A. E / February 1975 – vol. 68, issue 2, pp 75–79 Breeding success of Red-throated Divers on Fetlar At the beginning of May 1971 I arrived on Fetlar, Shetland, to take up the post of summer warden on the bird reserve. Soon after, I became interested in the breeding Red-throated Divers Gavia stellata. I learnt that success was poor and that in 1970 only five young had fledged from 13 pairs. I found the first nest on 15th May and by 2nd July ... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.