NU2135 : Seabirds on the cliffs

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

Seabirds on the cliffs
Seabirds on the cliffs
On Inner Farne. Mostly guillemots, with a couple of shags.
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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NU2135, 267 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 19 November, 2014
Geographical Context
Islands  Estuary, Marine  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Place (from Tags)
Farne Islands 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bird 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2160 3597 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:37.0108N 1:39.5174W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2159 3595
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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