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  • Korean
    • 흰갈매기
  • Scientific Names
    • Larus hyperboreus
  • Spanish
    • Gaviota blanca
    • Gaviota hiperbórea
  • English
    • Glaucous Gull
  • French
    • goéland bourgmestre
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • GLGU
  • Portuguese
    • Gaivotão-branco
  • Basque
    • Ipar kaioa
  • German
    • Eismöwe

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

January 19, 2017 01:09 PM PST

Description

Gull on the right: Large, all-white gull with pinkish bill tipped in black.

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What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

bhallberg

Date

December 17, 2014

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What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

mikepatterson

Date

January 19, 2017 11:05 AM PST

Description

Glaucous Gull

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

umbagog4

Date

January 15, 2017 02:48 AM EST

Description

Center of picture, slightly smaller than Great Black Backed, black tip of bill, off white mottled appearance. Not common to this area, but verified by many birders.

Photos / Sounds

What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

mikepatterson

Date

January 18, 2017 01:40 PM PST

Description

Wireless Rd, Astoria, Clatsop Co., OR

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What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

jaliya

Date

January 14, 2017

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What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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mlodinow

Date

January 15, 2017

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

January 17, 2017 03:23 PM PST

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What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

joshualincoln

Date

January 16, 2017 03:52 PM EST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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gonodactylus

Date

November 29, 2014 02:22 PM CST

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What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

dpom

Date

January 13, 2017 10:59 AM PST

Description

immature

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What

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

January 9, 2017 04:10 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus) is a large gull which breeds in the Arctic regions of the northern hemisphere and the Atlantic coasts of Europe. It is migratory, wintering from in the North Atlantic and North Pacific oceans as far south as the British Isles and northernmost states of the USA, also on the Great Lakes. A few birds sometimes reach the southern USA and northern Mexico.

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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