NO6952 : Kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla)

taken 3 years ago, near to Braehead, Angus, Great Britain

Kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla)
Kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla)
Kittiwakes were among the seabirds that used to pack the cliffs at Red Head, at the south end of Lunan Bay. Those cliffs are now almost deserted, but a colony of Kittiwakes still nests on a sea stack at the north end of the bay. The juveniles have an irregular black strip along their wings, and the adult birds have plain grey wings with black tips.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Anne Burgess and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NO6952, 75 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 23 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 11 August, 2016
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 6988 5269 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:39.9007N 2:29.5807W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 6989 5267
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Bird  Birds  Seabirds 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): close look 
This page has been viewed about 14 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register