Black-Headed Gull, First Winter

Black-Headed Gull, First Winter

Observation - Black-Headed Gull, First Winter - UK and Ireland. Description: Note yellowish bill and legs, and brown patches on the wings. Third photo is an adult, red bill and legs. They may be noisy, but I have a soft spot for these birds. According to the RSPB the oldest ringed bird reached 32 years; Wikipedia quotes a sourc

Note yellowish bill and legs, and brown patches on the wings. Third photo is an adult, red bill and legs. They may be noisy, but I have a soft spot for these birds. According to the RSPB the oldest ringed bird reached 32 years; Wikipedia quotes a source giving a maximum age of 63 years!