Helgoland: Northern Gannet
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Close-up of Lange Anna
|These birds are spectacular divers, plunging into the ocean at high speed. They mainly eat small fish which gather in groups near the surface.
Date: Jun 30, 2008
Longitude: 7° 52.35'
Latitude: 54° 11.20'
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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2009-Feb-23