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.
At Cape Ulyakhpen, three black guillemots (including two males) were observed in a pigeon guillemot colony.
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.
Numbers of Glaucous-winged Gulls (Larus glaucescens), Black Oystercatchers (Haematopus bachmani), and Pigeon Guillemots (Cepphus columba) also were counted as the boat passed around islands with cormorant colonies, but nest numbers were not determined.
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.
Snowy Egrets, Brandt's Cormorants, Pigeon Guillemots and Pelagic Cormorants also spend time there.
Such injured biological resources included bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), black oystercatchers (Haematopus bachmani), common loons (Gavia immer), clams, common murres (Uria aalge), cormorants (Phalacrocorax, three species), cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii), Dolly Varden trout (Salvelinus malma), harlequin ducks (Histrionicus histrionicus), harbor seals (Phoca vitulina), Kittlitz's murrelets (Brachyramphus brevirostris), marbled murrelets (Brachyramphus marmoratus marmoratus), killer whales (Orcinus orca), mussels (Mytilus edulis), Pacific herring (Clupea harengus), river otters (Lutra canadensis), pigeon guillemots (Cepphus columba), pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha), rockfish (Sebastes sp.
Spectacled guillemots (Cepphus carbo) have entirely black plumage with the exception of white eye rings, whereas pigeon guillemots (C.
Not only did existing colonies of night herons, pigeon guillemots, pelagic cormorants and western gulls thrive, but the island's single nesting pair of Brandt's cormorants suddenly had company: In 1994, 40 pairs of Brandt's cormorants showed up.
The species that have not yet recovered from the spill and need watching are common murres, pigeon guillemots, marbled murrelets, Kittlitz's murrelets, and pelagic cormorants, says Kenneth I.