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Video of Killer Whales (Orca) hunting herring close to shore at Hamn in Senja, Northern Norway

December 26th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Here is a video of a pack (or packs) of Killer whales (Orcinus orca) hunting fish extremely close to the shore at Senja in Northern Norway. We saw 25 whales or more in this small cove, and they were all hunting herring. The next day we even saw a few Killer whales that almost stranded […]

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Tags: Birds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Seagull · Senja · Winter

Pictures of eating-frenzy seagulls on the sea in Northern Norway

September 7th, 2012 · Comments Off on Pictures of eating-frenzy seagulls on the sea in Northern Norway

Taken with Apple iPhone 3GS phone camera August 25th 2012. Here I have photographed some seagulls when I was out fishing last month in Northern Norway. There is always some seagulls around your boat when you are out on the sea, just waiting for you to throw them some goodies. On this trip we caught […]

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Tags: Birds · Norway · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Seagull

Pictures of Herring Gulls (Larus argentatus) on the coast in Northern Norway

May 20th, 2008 · 12 Comments

Here are a couple of pictures of Herring Gulls (Larus argentatus) that I captured last weekend while collecting seagull eggs on some skerries on the coast in Northern Norway (a post about the egg collecting is coming in a few days so stay tuned). Herring gulls live here in large numbers and the sounds of […]

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Tags: Birds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Seagull · Senja · Shore · Sky · Snow · Spring

Picture of seagull (Herring gull) on seawall with snow covered forest as background

March 19th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 17th 2008. Click image for larger view. I was out rowing, for the first time this year, when I saw this herring gull (Larus argentatus) standing on a seawall. Had to take a picture of the seagull with the snow covered forest as background. Let me tell you […]

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Tags: Birds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rocks · Seagull · Seawall · Shore · Snow · Winter

Picture of sjark fishing boat sailing in evening scenery in Northern Norway

March 4th, 2008 · 6 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 4th 2008. Click image for larger view. In this picture you can see a small fishing boat that is called “sjark” in Norwegian, sailing on the fjord. These small fishing boats are very typical for the fisheries on the coast in Northern Norway and I’m hoping that some […]

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Tags: Boats · Clouds · Coast · Dusk · Evening · Fishing · Fjord · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Seagull · Shore · Sky · Snow · Sunset · Winter