NU2135 : Mixed group of seabirds, Farne Islands

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Red Barns, Northumberland, Great Britain

Mixed group of seabirds, Farne Islands
Mixed group of seabirds, Farne Islands
Including Guillemots, Puffins, Shags and Kittiwakes. On Inner Farne.
Farne Islands
A group of 15 - 20 islands (depending on the tides) offshore of Seahouses, Northumberland. They are the most easterly outcrops of the Whin Sill (a dolerite intrusion across north east England). The islands are divided into the inner and outer islands. The Islands are an important breeding ground for many seabirds having a large Puffin population. There is also an important seal colony here. The whole area is designated a National Nature Reserve.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 19 November, 2014
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Islands  Estuary, Marine 
Bird (from Tags)
Shag 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bird 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2167 3594 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.9945N 1:39.4508W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2169 3594
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Seabirds  Puffins  Guillemots  Kittiwake 

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