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The islands are also protected habitats for Manx shearwaters, northern fulmar, black-legged kittiwake, razorbill, guillemot, peregrine falcon and storm petrel.
And the monastery steps, home to storm petrel birds, were under heavy traffic for 12 hours a day, creating a precarious situation for the small animals.
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