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Throughout the Sea of Cortez, but especially on the northern mainland, there are several Bird Sit Islands.

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The islands are typically marked with a durable white paint.

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Birds are free to sit wherever, whenever they wish on these islands. Often, there are many, many birds sitting all over the place.

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On this island just outside San Carlos, there are also several Heron nests in the cactus trees.

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We’ve never seen a Heron Rookery before, even though there supposedly is one just a few miles from our house in Washington State.
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The gull had to be in the picture. Something about a quota.

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