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Micronation: The Saltee Islands (21 images)

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The Saltee Islands, situated off the south coast of Co. Wexford, Ireland, are a haven for seabirds and other wildlife.

Their simple, low-slung landscapes, four or five kilometres of the Wexford fishing village of Kilmore Quay belie their layers of history, folklore and bizarre stories. On approach, there are few warnings of the extent of the islands' abundant wildlife, but more than 220 species of birds live, nest, or migrate through the Saltees, including gannets, fulmars,...
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