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Adult Kumlien's Gull at Bluffer's Park in Toronto on 28 December 2012

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2014

Galapagos Gulls: Lava Gull and Swallow-tailed Gull during Quest Nature Tours trip to Galapagos 7 to 14 November 2014

 

Franklin's Gulls overwintering in Galapagos. San Cristobal Island on 9 November 2014

 

OFO Gull Workshop at Niagara Falls on Saturday 29 November 2014. Sorry Fully booked.

 

Kumlien's Gulls still at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 17 and 18 April 2014

 

Kumlien's Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 7 April 2014

 

Variation in Kumlien's Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 2 March 2014

 

Thayer's and Kumlien's Gulls in Toronto on 4 January 2014

 

2013

Arctic Gulls in Toronto on 28 December 2013

 

Kumlien's Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 18 December 2013

 

Pale-winged Thayer's Gulls in the Canadian High Arctic

 

Interesting Gull with Yellow Legs at Niagara Falls Ontario on 28 November 2013.

 

Variation in Belcher's Gulls at Paracas and the Ballestras Islands, Peru. 31 October and 1 November 2013.

 

Franklin's Gulls and Elegant Terns on the coast of Peru, 31 October and 12 November 2013 with Quest Nature Tours.

 

Juvenile Lesser Black-backed Gull at Van Wagners Beach in Hamilton on 12 October 2013

 

First winter Little Gull with Bonaparte's Gulls at Wheatley Harbour near Point Pelee on 26 September 2013

 

Laughing Gull molting into first winter plumage at Hillman Marsh, near Point Pelee on 28 September 2013

 

Thayer's Gulls in the Canadian Arctic and Arctic Gulls - 25 August to 6 September 2013

 

Gulls at the Tip of Point Pelee from 4 to 18 May Laughing, Little, Glaucous, Lesser Black-backed, and Bonaparte's Gulls

 

More Kumlien's Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 3 February 2013

 

2012

Slaty-backed Gull on island in Niagara River, viewed from Control Gates at Chippawa above Niagara Falls on 30 December 2012.

 

Kumlien's Gull and Thayer's Gull at Ashbridges Bay and Bluffers Park in east Toronto with Declan Troy on 28 December 2012

 

Video of masses of gulls at Niagara Falls in a feeding frenzy on 14 December 2012.

 

Galapagos Gulls: Lava Gulls and Swallow-tailed Gulls, 9 to 15 November 2012 with Quest Nature Tours

 

First year California Gull at the Tip of Point Pelee on 18 May 2012

 

More variation in Kumlien's Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 5 March 2012

 

Kumlien's Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 1 March 2012

 

Bonaparte's Gulls, Black-headed Gull, Little Gull and Black-legged Kittiwake at Buffalo, New York on 11 and 31 January 2012

 

2011

Adult Slaty-backed Gull at Niagara Falls, Ontario on 3 December 2011 found by Kevin McLaughlin

 

First winter Black-legged Kittiwake at Whirlpool 3 December found by Kyle Holloway

 

Gull with yellow legs at Point Pelee on 18 May 2011. Five photos.

 

Adult Common Gull Larus canus canus at Cobourg Harbour on 23 March 2011

 

Black-legged Kittiwake at Cobourg Harbour on 14 February 2011

 

Variation in Kumlien's Iceland Gulls at Bluffers Park, Toronto, 25, 29, 30 & 31 January 2011. Three pages of 21 individuals.

 

Glaucous Gulls at Cherry Beach and Bluffers Park in Toronto on 25 and 30 January 2011

 

First winter male Harlequin Duck and Gulls at Whitby Harbour on 26 January 2011

 

2010

Leucistic Bonaparte's Gull at the Whirlpool on the Niagara River on 30 December 2010

 

Laughing Gull adult in breeding (definitive alternate) plumage at Point Pelee on 12 May 2010.

 

California Gull in probable third alternate (third breeding) plumage at Wheatley Harbour near Point Pelee on 6 May 2010

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gull in first basic plumage and Glaucous Gull in second basic plumage at Ashbridges Bay, Toronto on 20 February 2010

 

Adult Ivory Gull at Cherry Street in Toronto on 15 February 2010

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gulls and a Coyote at Ashbridges Bay in Toronto, 15 February 2010.

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gulls at Ashbridges Bay in Toronto on 5 and 14 February 2010.

 

Common Gull (Larus canus canus) adult in winter (basic) plumage near Adam Beck, Niagara River, 6 January 2010 Niagara River,

 

Mew Gull adult in winter (basic) plumage on roosting rocks south of Adam Beck, Niagara River, 1 January 2010. Three photos.

 

2009

Thayer's Gull adult in basic plumage at Ashbridges Bay, Toronto, 20 Dec 2009

 

Black-legged Kittiwake in juvenal plumage on the Niagara River just above the Falls on 5 December 2009

 

European Herring Gulls in England and Wales, October & November 2009

 

Some Welsh Gulls at Porthcawl, Wales on 31 October and 1 November 2009

 

California Gull in third basic (winter) plumage about 400 metres south of Sir Adam Beck lookout on the Canadian side of the Niagara River. 21 November 2009

 

Mediterranean Gulls at Porthcawl, Wales on 31 October and 1 November 2009

 

Some Japanese gulls page 1 and page 2 at Osaka, Japan, on 26 September 2009

 

Black-legged Kittiwake photo 1  and photo 2 in juvenal plumage, Van Wagners Beach, 7 September 2009

 

2008

Some Scandinavian Gulls in Oslo and Stockholm on 19 and 20 July 2008

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gull in third basic plumage at Ashbridges Bay in Toronto on 23 February 2008

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gulls at Bluffers Park in  Toronto on 18 February 2008.

 

Newfoundland 17 to 23 January 2008. Five pages of gulls and special birds in and near St. John's

 

Second or third basic Nelson's Gull (Herring x Glaucous Gull hybrid) left, first basic Kumlien's Iceland Gull right, at Ashbridges Bay in Toronto on 4 January 2008.

 

2007

Laughing Gull at Cobourg Harbour on 6 March 2007

 

Glaucous Gulls and Lesser Black-backed Gull at Frenchman's Bay in Pickering, 4 March 2007

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gulls showing variation in Toronto on 19 and 20 February 2007

 

Newfoundland Gulls 12 to 17 January 2007

 

2006

Lesser Black-backed Gull in first basic plumage at Niagara Falls on 31 December 2006

 

Slaty-backed Gull at Niagara Falls on 2 December 2006, found by Cayuga Bird Club

 

Pale-winged Thayer's Gulls in the Canadian Arctic on 22 August 2006

 

Thayer's Gulls in Nunavut, Canada, on 17 August 2006

 

Laughing Gull in second alternate plumage at the tip of Point Pelee on 17 May 2006

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gulls in the Toronto area in January 2006

 

2005

Glaucous Gull 1  in second basic plumage on the Leslie Street Spit on 18 December 2005.

 

Bonaparte's Gull in advanced definitive alternate plumage at Fort Erie, Ontario, on 10 December 2005.

 

Interesting Gull in Markham, Ontario, on 21 November 2005.

 

Thayer's Gull juvenile in Markham, Ontario, on 7 November 2005.

 

Franklin's Gull in Barrie on 3 November 2005.

 

Little Gulls in Barrie on 2 and 3 November 2005.

 

Kumlien's-Thayer's Gulls indicating the cline in Markham on 30 October 2005.

 

Little Gulls in definitive basic plumage at Stayner, Ontario, on 14 October 2005.

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gull in Markham on 10 October 2005.

 

Lesser Black-backed Gulls in Markham on 4, 6 and 24 October 2005.

 

The Northwest Passage Canadian Arctic and Greenland includes nominate Iceland Gull in Greenland and Thayer's Gull from Devon Island, Nunavut, 13 to 23 August 2005

 

Lesser Black-backed Gull in Markham on 3 July 2005.

 

Markham gulls on 13 April 2005.

 

2004

Another Thayer's Gull in Markham on 14 November 2004, same as the bird above showing the underwing.

 

Thayer's Gull in Markham, Ontario on 17 October 2004

 

Yellow-legged Gull at Llanelli in Wales

 

More Gulls in Toronto 2004

 

Newfoundland Photos of our January 2004 trip to St. John's to study gulls and winter birds.

 

2003

Niagara River 12 photos of gulls and a Peregrine Falcon

 

Iceland Gull Wingtip Variation in Toronto 2003

 

Adult Black-headed Gulls in winter (definitive basic) plumage at Porthcawl, Wales on 1 November 2009

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