Gulls in NW Europe

(last update: September 25, 2011 )

Herring Gull 1cy 5.463.365 (argenteus) August-September 2011, IJmuiden, the Netherlands.

below: 1cy NLA 5.463.365 August 25 2011, IJmuiden, the Netherlands.

Bird from the Netherlands; released after taken into hospital, ringed 12 August 2011. In all respects a local bird.

below: 1cy 5.463.365 (argenteus) September 03-11 2011, IJmuiden, the Netherlands. Pictures: Maarten van Kleinwee.

First-calendar year Herring Gull in full juvenile (1st cycle) plumage.

above: 11 September 2011.

below: 03 September 2011.