Pictures of Auks
Taken Around Spitsbergen (2007)
By far the most numerous birds around Spitsbergen are those of the
auk family, which is why they get their own page here. You can get a
larger version of an image by clicking on it.
guillemots (Gryllteisten), in the pack ice north of 80 degrees!
Puffin (Papageintaucher), also north of 80 degrees(!) on
the left, little auk (Krabbentaucher) on the right.
15 July 2007