15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

While deep-sea fishing off the coast of Rustico, Prince Edward Island, the first mate was cutting off the edible parts of the mackerels being caught and throwing the remains into the ocean for the gannets and gulls. Although one gannet caught the mackerel, the other gannet clearly thought the mackerel was his.

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Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Canada
Camera: DSC-RX10M3
Copyright: © Diane Sherwood