Lesser Black Backed Gull
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Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 17th March 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.




 

Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 4th March 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens
.
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Juvenile
Taken at Strathclyde Park on 5th October 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens
.
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2nd Winter
Taken at Strathclyde Park on 2nd February 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens
.
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Third Year
Taken at Hogganfield Loch 7th August 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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In flight:
Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 17th April 2014 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens
.
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Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 4th March 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens
.
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Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 9th April 2015 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens. Fact File
 
Lesser Blacked Backed Gull.
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Local Names:
Larus fuscus
Charadriiformes
Laridae
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Depression in ground or in a crevice.
Seaweed and grasses, Fish, worms, grubs, offal.
It is gregareous and smaller than the
Greater Black-backed Gull. About the
same size as the Herring Gull. Yellow bill,
legs and feet. White plumage in Summer
with the exception of the mantle which is pale grey/black.
60 cms
.
2 or 3. Some are stone coloured, but can also be shades of brown, green bloched and spotted with darker brown.
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