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Common Murre (Uria Aalge) discovered by Niko (#6216)

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Sighting Info

Observed: February 23, 2015 @ 3:00 PM
Posted on: February 23, 2015 @ 8:58 PM (diff: 0 days)
On the land from which I took this picture there were the remains of what I assume was another common murre, possibly the mate of this one. 50meters from where I was standing there is located an Eagle's nest. The remains of the murre on the ground were probably eaten by this Eagle

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By sam on 2/23/2015 9:13:19 PM

nice sighting. the Bald Eagles may have gotten the other Murre. Sometimes the Eagle will hover over where a seabird dives and when it breaks water POW.

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