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Cormorant IMG_6057

Observed: 6th May 2013 By: HopleyHopley’s reputation in BirdsHopley’s reputation in Birds
Cormorant IMG_6057

Solitary diver just outside Lower Diabaig harbour. A joy to quietly observe this bird feeding.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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It's difficult to be sure, but at a first glance I thought that this was a Shag - the eye seems to be surrounded by feathers?

But I am just not sure.

Just an idea


Alan Brampton (Benson)

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Agreed - this is a young

Agreed - this is a young shag. The bill is too slender for cormorant.