NF0899 : A walker is attacked by a Great Skua in Gleann Mor

taken 29 years ago, near to Mullach bi [hill or Mountain], Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

A walker is attacked by a Great Skua in Gleann Mor
A walker is attacked by a Great Skua in Gleann Mor
The Great Skua or Bonxie as it is known in these climes is a fearless predator preying on the Puffin, the Mallard, and almost all things that fly or are vulnerable. Bonxie is the highland name attributed to this bird and refers to its bullying attitude.
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NF0899, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 15 June, 1988   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 11 March, 2008
Category
Birds > Birds   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NF 085 997 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:48.9147N 8:35.7932W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NF 084 997
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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