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Pied Shag

Karuhiruhi

Phalacrocorax varius

Pied Shags are our only tree roosting shag, and several colonies are to be found on the south coast of Ulva. Large, noisy birds, their presence is the kiss of death to a tree they colonise, as their guano is extremely corrosive.

Size 130 mm

Pied Shag

Pied Shag

Pied Shag

Pied Shag

This Flat Fish proved too much to get down

Pied Shag

A breeding colony

Pied Shag Calls


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