Farne and Staple Islands - SydsPics
Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland, United Kingdom
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Meet and Greet - Grey Seals, Farne Islands

The Farne Islands are home to thousands of grey seals (also known as Atlantic seals). Male seals grow up to 2 metres in length and weigh around 230kgs. Their lifespan is 20-25 years. Female seals grow up to 180cm in length, weigh around 150kg, and have a lifespan of 30-35 years. They spend 80% of time below water, 20% on the surface breathing.

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