A Thick-billed murre or Brünnich's guillemot (Uria lomvia) is running over the water surface trying to take off near Bellsund, which is a 20 km long sound on the west coast of Spitsbergen, part of the Svalbard archipelago of Norway.

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A Thick-billed murre or Brünnich's guillemot (Uria lomvia) is running over the water surface trying to take off near Bellsund, which is a 20 km long sound on the west coast of Spitsbergen, part of the Svalbard archipelago of Norway.

Copyright Wolfgang Kaehler


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Bellsund
THICK-BILLED MURRE
THICK-BILLED MURRES
Thick-billed murres (Uria lomvia)
BrĂ¼nnich's guillemot (Uria lomvia)
arctic ocean
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TAKE OFF
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