Fulmar
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Taken at Handa Island on 5th July 2014 using Nikon D5200
withSigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.




 

In Flight
Taken at Mull Head LNR, Deerness, Orkney  on 20th July 2018 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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In Flight
Taken at Cape Wrath on 9th July 2014 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at St Andrews on 16th June 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Hatchling
Taken at Marwick Head on 18th July 2018 using Nikon D5200
Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Fulmar.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Fulmarus Glacialis.
Procellariiformes.
Procellariidae.


Site Of Nest:
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Length:
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Eggs:
Shallow depression on bare rock lined with plant material.
Fish, offal.
Grey and white with a yellow bill.
Adults and young can project a vile smelling stomach
oil up to 2 m which helps to ward off predators.
43 - 52 cms
115 - 120 cms

Single white egg.

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