Historical and contemporary aspects of my beautiful island home. The landscape, the flora and fauna and my family will be among the treasures found in in these pages.
Sunday, August 13, 2006
Bird Rock - Cape St. Mary's
It is an interesting fact that young gannets must launch themselves from these high cliffs and fly immediately. In early fall thousands of anxious juveniles line up along the cliff tops and look down at the great drop before them.