THE two main breeding-stations of the Gannet (Sula bassana) in Ireland, Little Skellig and the Bull Rock, are situated off the coasts of Cork and Kerry. Owing to its exposed position in a remote locality attempts to land on Little Skellig have rarely been successful. It is the more easterly of two islands, lying about 10 miles south-west of Valentia and apart from its sea-bird colonies has little ...

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