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Monday, July 17, 2017

Puffin Bombers

A huge pleasure to share our ultra-special local natural history with our dear friends Eike and Andrew over the weekend. They made the mistake of asking for lots of bird-related action, so that's what they got - under blue skies and bright sunshine - including an overload of Puffins, which are present in plague-like proportions here presently, especially at North Landing and along the northern side of Flamborough Head generally. Here's a few flight shots from a spot where they arrive and leave the cliffs, at full speed and at head height ...