Lesser black-backed gull

Lesser black-backed gull

Observation - Lesser black-backed gull - UK and Ireland. Description: Seen at RSPB Sandwell Valley. This gull had a number of unusual features that had us puzzled for a while, but we eventually surmised that it must be a LBB gull, possibly a 3rd-year individual. Apologies for poor photo quality, they were taken using a smar

Seen at RSPB Sandwell Valley. This gull had a number of unusual features that had us puzzled for a while, but we eventually surmised that it must be a LBB gull, possibly a 3rd-year individual. Apologies for poor photo quality, they were taken using a smartphone through a scope.