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Skokholm Memories

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Skokholm Memories

If you are looking for somewhere to visit in 2016 then you could do a lot worse than heading over to the Island of Skokholm. Such wonderful memories and I really do hope one day to return. A small selection of some of my favourite images captured during visits in 2013 and 2014. 

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Nesting Time [Atlantic Puffin]

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Nesting Time [Atlantic Puffin]

I'm going to miss my trip to Skokholm this year, having been there for the past two seasons. I hear from their blog (you should check it out) that the Puffins have started to return and begin the cycle all over again. Checking in on the blog a few times a week has become somewhat of a coffee time ritual for me. Atlantic Puffin with Nesting Material

Puffins will remain one of my favourite seabirds (although the Northern Gannet still wins out for me) and I look forward to getting myself back to Skokholm in 2016.

By the way the staff on Skokholm are some of the most knowledgable folks I've ever met and will always be thankful for being part of the evening bird logs. Although next time I'll make sure to check out if it's a Purple Heron or not :)

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