Sunday, 2 January 2011

Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) with sooty-brown 2cy plumage

Herring Gull (Larus argentatus), 2cy, 3.10.2010, Bagenkop Harbor, Langeland, 7 photos

Herring Gull (Larus argentatus), 2cy, 9.11.2005, Aarhus East Harbor, 5 photos


JanJ said...

Hi Kent.

I have seen a couple of similar patterned Herrings and possible they are northen ones and might have looked something like this as juveniles.

Sometimes invite to confusing with smithsonianus.


Clarissa said...

How many of those young gulls will make it through the winter. Life is awfully tough.