Common Seal - Loch Fhionnsabhaigh

Finsbay, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides

Type:Flora and Fauna - Marine Life

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Common Seals are smaller than Grey Seals with cuter, rounder faces.

They are often found in sheltered water close to the shore. At most states of the tide up to 20 Common Seals can be seen hauled out on the rocks and skerries at Fionsabhagh

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