Gannet diving in Waiorua Bay, Kapiti island.

At this stage the gannet is using its wings to steer towards the moving prey. Closer to the sea, it takes the shape of an arrow.

Ref: Gannet dive 0279

Date: 17/12/08

Location: Waiorua Bay, Kapiti Island, New Zealand

Photographer: Paul Knight

Gannet diving in Waiorua Bay, Kapiti island.
Gannet diving in Waiorua Bay, Kapiti island.

At this stage the gannet is using its wings to steer towards the moving prey. Closer to the sea, it takes the shape of an arrow.

Ref: Gannet dive 0279

Date: 17/12/08

Location: Waiorua Bay, Kapiti Island, New Zealand

Photographer: Paul Knight