George Waterston, former Scottish Director of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds. Waterston purchased Fair Isle in 1947 and in 1948 he co-founded the Fair Isle Bird Observatory.
In 1955, ownership of Fair Isle passed to the National Trust for Scotland.
The George Waterston Memorial Centre and Museum is located at
- Auld Skoll
- Fair Isle
- ZE2 9JU
Waterston was born in 1911 and died in 1980.