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darkbrowneggs

another bird id please - seabirds this time

I am parked up at the yell ferry terminal and today I saw a fast flying group, about 10 or so birds that superficially looked like swallows, though maybe a bit bigger and not such pronounced forked tails.

Any ideas as to what they might have been they flew straight past me over the water just along the coastline and were gone in a flash - I didnt see them again.  The weather has been windy and wet,  I wondered if they might have been Leach's Petrels?
HonkHonk

A Knot or a Dunlin??
bodger

Those petrels do fly very quickly and low across the water.

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