Herring Gull (argentatus & argenteus)

(last update: February 11, 2013)

Herring Gull (argentatus) J3819 4CY, December 05 2014, Hovindam - Oslo, Norway. Picture: John Sandøy.

Please visit John's Hovindam Blog for more images! The Hovin Dam, or Lilleberg Pond, is a pond in Oslo where John attracts wintering gulls with cat food or cerals.

Ringed as pullus in summer 2011 at Bærum, Norway. Several reports for winter 2013-2014 from Hovindam.

Overall adult-like bird, with much black on the bill.