Skerry

A skerry is a small rocky island, or islet, usually too small for human habitation. It may simply be a rocky reef. A skerry can also be called a low sea stack.[1]

Skerry outside Krøttøy in Harstad municipality, Norway
Skerries which are part of the Åland Islands, Finland
Passing a skerry off Garibaldi, Oregon.

A skerry may have vegetative life such as moss and small, hardy grasses. They are often used as resting places by animals such as seals and birds.


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