January 1981 – vol. 74, issue 1, pp 36–38 George Waterston was born on 10th April 1911 and died on 20th September 1980. During his lifetime, no-one had a greater influence on Scottish ornithology. He was a man of vision; but one who made things happen, through his warm and persuasive personality. For more than a generation, his ideas and drive brought about most of the important advances in Scottish ornithology: the first co-operatively m... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.