Thursday, March 15, 2012

Seabirds Return

My first weekend back in Ireland after the trip to Costa Rica on the 22nd February, I managed to get back west to Loop Head where all the seabirds had returned to the cliffs and were taking up breeding positions already.  This is much earlier than usual.

 Lines of nesting auks at Loop Head © John N Murphy
Guillemots on the sea © John N Murphy