NJ1871 : The Fulmar (Fulmaris glacialis)

taken 8 years ago, near to Covesea, Moray, Great Britain

The Fulmar (Fulmaris glacialis)
The Fulmar (Fulmaris glacialis)
A resident of these cliffs by Covesea, the Fulmar with its "tubenose" is closely related to the Albatross. This bird, thanks to its tubenose can drink saltwater whilst swimming excreting excess salt through its nostrils.
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Date Taken
Monday, 30 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 1 July, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bird 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 1814 7113 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:43.3470N 3:22.5575W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 1813 7112
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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