pigeon guillemot


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Noun1.pigeon guillemot - northern Pacific guillemotpigeon guillemot - northern Pacific guillemot    
guillemot - small black or brown speckled auks of northern seas
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An amazing array of birds: pigeon guillemot, pelogic cormorant, tufted puffin, horned puffin, common murre, Kittlitz's murrelet, eagles, seagulls and more.
Other seabirds breeding there include Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, Leach's Storm-Petrel, Brandt's Cormorant, Double-crested Cormorant, Pelagic Cormorant, Rhinoceros Auklet, Cassin's Auklet, Pigeon Guillemot Western Gull, Glaucous-winged Gull and Black Oystercatcher.
And a pigeon guillemot flying breakfast sorties into the cold waters of Admiralty Inlet.
Best bets: Common murres, tufted puffins, pigeon guillemots and Brandt's, pelagic and double-crested cormorants can be seen nesting on many coastal rocks and islands.
Artificial nesting boxes have been successfully used as tools for aiding in the restoration of seabird populations on the Farallones and elsewhere for seabirds such as Cassin's Auklets, Rhinoceros Auklets, Tufted Puffins, and Pigeon Guillemots.