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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

tikaani

Date

June 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mew Gull (Larus canus) Larus canus

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

July 24, 2014

Description

Seen perching on the cliffs somewhat below the castle.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mew Gull Larus canus

Observer

muir

Date

July 18, 2014 12:16 PM AKDT

Description

With, presumably, immatures.

Photos / Sounds

P1520849

What

mew gull Larus canus

Observer

muir

Date

July 11, 2014 12:38 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

P1520801

What

mew gull Larus canus

Observer

muir

Date

July 10, 2014 03:13 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

P1520459

What

Mew gull Larus canus

Observer

muir

Date

July 9, 2014 03:23 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

P1530955

What

mew gull Larus canus

Observer

muir

Date

July 17, 2014 10:11 AM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Mew Gull Larus canus

Observer

jorgfreyhof

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Gull Larus canus

Observer

petemella

Date

March 30, 2014

Description

5 on Bank Lane

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mew Gull (Larus canus) Larus canus

Observer

ravneelc

Date

June 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Mew Gull Larus canus

Observer

yolyuls

Date

May 31, 2014 07:05 PM CEST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Common Gull (European and Asian subspecies; see below) or Mew Gull (North American subspecies) Larus canus is a medium-sized gull which breeds in northern Asia, northern Europe and northwestern North America. It migrates further south in winter. Its name does not indicate that it is an abundant species, but that during the winter it feeds on common land, short pasture used for grazing.

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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.