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Herring Gull

Observed: 14th April 2012 By: andylawandylaw’s reputation in Birdsandylaw’s reputation in Birdsandylaw’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

Strangely this gull started to peck at the tail of a hauled out common seal.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) interacts

Comments

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There have been lots of

There have been lots of Glaucous and Iceland Gulls on the W coast this winter, but this is not one of them, I'm afraid. A couple of weeks ago there were still 5 Icelands withing sight (almost) of Kylerhea, at Balmacara, so they are not impossible there.

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