Heligoland

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Heligoland

a small island in the North Sea, one of the North Frisian Islands, separated from the coast of NW Germany by the Heligoland Bight: administratively part of the German state of Schleswig-Holstein: a large island in early medieval times, now eroded to an area of about 150 hectares (380 acres); ceded by Britain to Germany in 1890 in exchange for Zanzibar
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Since 1909, researchers have been trapping birds on the island of Helgoland which lies about 70 kilometers off the northwestern coast of Germany.
Its location is nearly 85km off the German coast, north-west of the island of Helgoland.
Nordsee Ost is located about 35 kilometers to the northeast of the island of Helgoland.