The Falkland Islands and South Atlantic
shags or cormorants


The Falkland Islands have two breeding species of shags.


link to rock shagRock Cormorant

link to king shagsKing Cormorant





Sources include: Falkland Islands State of the Environment Report 2008 Otley H, Munro G, Clausen A, Ingham B. A Field Guide to the Wildlife of The Falkland Islands and South Georgia - Ian J Strange, Guide to Birds of the Falkland Islands- Robin W. Woods.
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