NJ3360 : Sand Martin Colony

taken 1 year ago, near to Mosstodloch, Moray, Great Britain

Sand Martin Colony
Sand Martin Colony
The fine layer near the top of the cliff at Essil is occupied every summer by a colony of Sand Martins which excavate their nesting burrows in the sand. There is a bird visible in the bottom left burrow. Take with a zoom lens from the opposite bank of the river.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 May, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 May, 2020
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bird 
Bird (from Tags)
Sand Martin 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 3392 6085 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:37.9639N 3:6.4968W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 3405 6089
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Bird  Birds  Sand Martin Burrows  Sand Martin Colony  Sand Martin 

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