Great Skua (Bonxie) Stercorarius skua (Catharacta skua)

Common along the Norfolk coast in autumn, especially during strong onshore winds. Also recorded fairly often during the winter but much rarer at other seasons.

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Great Skuas, MV Sapphire pelagic trip (Scilly, UK), 8th August 2010

 

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Great Skua, MV Sapphire pelagic trip (Scilly, UK), 7th August 2010

 

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Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 7th October 2011

 

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Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 6th October 2011

 

Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 6th October 2011

 

Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 6th October 2011

 

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Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 6th October 2011

 

Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 6th October 2011

 

Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 6th October 2011

 

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Great Skuas, MV Sapphire pelagic trip (Scilly, UK), 12th August 2012

 

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Great Skua, MV Sapphire pelagic trip (Scilly, UK), 11th August 2012

 

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Great Skuas, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 25th September 2010

 

 

Great Skua, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 25th September 2009

 

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Great Skua, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 25th August 2013

 

 

Great Skua, Pendeen (Cornwall, UK), 20th November 2013

 

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Great Skuas, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 21st November 2015

 

 

Great Skua, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 27th September 2012