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    • 흰갈매기
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    • Larus hyperboreus
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    • Gaviota blanca
    • Gaviota hiperbórea
  • English
    • Glaucous Gull
  • French
    • goéland bourgmestre
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    • GLGU
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    • Gaivotão-branco
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    • Ipar kaioa
  • German
    • Eismöwe

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Recent observations

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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cypseloides

Date

November 20, 2011 03:19 PM CST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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nathan20

Date

February 28, 2015 06:39 PM COT

Description

With Herring, Ring-billed, and Great Black-backed.

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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nathan20

Date

February 28, 2015 06:39 PM COT

Description

With Herring.

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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skrentnyjeff

Date

February 11, 2012 11:35 AM CST

Description

Glaucous Gull (very white first winter) Gloucester State Fishing Pier Essex County MA February 2012 IMG_9908

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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terathopius

Date

June 15, 2015 12:22 PM HST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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johnyochum

Date

January 22, 2014 01:44 PM CST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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bedwards144

Date

December 25, 2015 02:20 PM EST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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mako252

Date

March 6, 2013 01:44 PM CST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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mako252

Date

February 2, 2014 12:43 PM CST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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mako252

Date

February 4, 2015 11:04 AM CST

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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kschnei

Date

December 15, 2013 10:23 AM PST

Description

Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus), first cycle (?), Elk Creek mouth, Crescent City, Del Norte County, California - 15 December 2013. Part of the Del Norte Christmas Bird Count. Linked to eBird checklist: ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S15982893

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Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

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jheuser

Date

May 5, 2008 10:15 PM HST
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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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