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Fulmars Nesting

Observed: 6th June 2009 By: ed535ed535’s reputation in Birdsed535’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

A Fulmar, In flight similar to Gulls, but I understand related to albatrosses i.e. mostly at sea unless breeding. Grey and white in overall colour

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In flight, their colouration

In flight, their colouration is like many gulls, but their flight is much more stiff winged and full of glides, rather than the flappy, loose-winged, gulls flying style.