The effect of Springwatch is well visible on Islay. The walks around Loch Gruinart are visited by lots of people who want to catch a glimpse or two from the stars of the last BBC Springwatch series being the Chough, Golden Eagle, Hen Harriers and many others
The following links give some more information about the Springwatch effect:
The Maggie is one of Ealing studios lesser known comedies. A wily old skipper of a Western Isles 'Puffer' and his motley crew lead all who come into contact with them a fine old time! Many scenes on Islay!