Nesting Bank Cormorants

Nesting Bank Cormorants_┬ęPeterChadwick_AfricanConservationPhotographer

South Africa's rarest seabird is the Bank Cormorant with only a few thousand of theses birds remaining. Robben Island is one of the few places left where a small population breeds. Over-utilisation of the cormorants main food source, the west coast rock lobster is thought to be the leading cause of decline.