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Buzz Off!

By brian1208
This Oyster Catcher was happily minding its own business sat on its nest at Minsmere when this Gull decided to threaten it. The response from the Oyster Catcher was sufficiently aggressive that the gull did indeed buzz off then went to try and make up to a female by bringing beakfuls of mud to their scappy looking nest

Tags: Nesting Aggression Oyster catcher Minsmere Wildlife and nature

Voters: christinecilia, Derek_Fearn, debu and 10 more

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22 May 2013 3:32PM
great action shot well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin

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debu 9 India
22 May 2013 3:47PM
Nicely captured.
ColleenA Plus
7 419 6 Australia
22 May 2013 4:04PM
Well captured, what an amazing sight...GrinGrin
Hermanus 7 4 South Africa
22 May 2013 4:48PM
Excellent Brian !! Very well timed and taken Smile
ali63 7 778 1 United Kingdom
22 May 2013 8:56PM
Great image, went to Minsmere today, great day out,

brian1208 Plus
16 11.5k 12 United Kingdom
22 May 2013 11:16PM
Thanks all.

We loved Minsmere Ali, so much so that we hope to get up there another time when the light is better, maybe stay in Southwold and get the best of both locations, Minsmere by day and Southwold by night Smile

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