Collecting vegetation from the cliff top for nesting material.

Collecting vegetation from the cliff top for nesting material.
Species: Northern Gannet   Morus bassanus
Author: Ron Jackson
Date: 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Added to IBC: 12 Jul 2012 - 12:21
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Altitude (m): 
55 meters
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England's only Gannet colony and, unusually, on the mainland rather than the more usual isolated offshore stacks or islands.

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Citation

Ron Jackson, IBC1201681. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1201681.

Extended version
Ron Jackson, IBC1201681. Video of Northern Gannet Morus bassanus at Bempton Cliffs, Great Britain. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1201681.

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