Checklist S9050906

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Owner Daniel Casey

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  • 1 mi

Observations

  1. Number observed: 300
  2. Number observed: 40

    Details: Estimated number. Adults only.

  3. Number observed: 500

    Details: Estimated number. Mostly adults.

  4. Number observed: 4

    Details: Not unusual at this location. Photographed an adult and one imm. The adult had a fine bill, darker mantle and more mottling on nape compared with Herring (not picured here); Eye dark amber.

    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male
    Female
    Sex Unknown 3 1
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  5. Number observed: 1

    Details: This bird (a female?) had a relatively small bill for the species. But note the bulbous forehead and mid-gray wingtips, dark amber eye.

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  6. Number observed: 2

    Details: Two first winter birds. 23 Nov. 2008. Note inadvertant inclusion of the primaries of the Glaucous-winged Gull present at the same time. I did not see this bird prior to taking the shot!

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  7. Herring x Glaucous Gull (hybrid)

    Number observed: 1

    Details: 23 Nov. 2008. A very large, light brown first winter bird with clear underwings, dusky primaries and mottled pink on the proximal half of the bill. Similar in size and structure to the two Glaucous Gulls present on this date.

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  9. Number observed: 1

    Details: A beautiful light-morph adult flew directly over us. No photo, unfortunately.

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