Hear the Gannet
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The Northern gannet
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Eldey is one of the biggest Gannet colonies in the Atlantic.
British fishermen and sailors called the Eldey island "Count Rock" and "Flour Sack".
Eldey is the last known breeding ground of the Great Auk (Pinguinus Impennis).