Stephen’s on the trail of Ganavan’s black fox

Photographer Stephen Lawson on the trail of the black fox.

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Oban photographer Stephen Lawson is keeping a focus on wildlife in the hills between Ganavan and Dunbeg where a rare black fox has been spotted.

The vast majority of foxes in the UK are red, while sightings of black foxes are so infrequent that some say they are just folklore.

While the Ganavan black fox remains elusive, other creatures have not been so shy.

Plenty of Roe deer are out and about in the hills and feathered-friends putting in an appearance include Great Northern Divers and Peregrine Falcons winging their way into recent confirmed sightings logged by eagle-eyed spotters.