Roosting Cape Gannets

 

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As darkness falls, Cape gannets settle in for the night at their breeding and roosting site on Malgas Island in the West Coast National Park, South Africa. In the distant, the lights of Saldana add a orange glow that reflects back on the low-lying passing fog and stars shining above.