Wildlife Photography: Arctic Europe Wildlife Photographs


ARCTIC EUROPE 

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Little Auks

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Huge flocks of Little Auks occur over their breeding slopes on Svalbard when they are alarmed by patrolling Glaucous Gulls

Photo ID: 212

Red (or Grey) Phalarope

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Red (or Grey) Phalarope at Longyearben where several pairs nest beside small pools near the airport. Their name Grey Phalarope comes from their winter plumage which is only seen in Europe south of the Arctic circle. They spend the winter off the west coast of Africa

Photo ID: 213

Red (or Grey) Phalarope

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Red (or Grey)_ Phalarope

Photo ID: 214

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28 June 2017
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