October 2, 2012

Gannet, North Atlantic

Photograph by Andrew Parkinson

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

Long tied to maritime cultures, gannets are flourishing today in crowded colonies around the North Atlantic.

See more pictures from the August 2012 feature story "Daring Divers."

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