[CT Birds] Hammo Bonaparte's Gulls - ONE BLACK-HEADED GULL

Russ Smiley arsmiley at comcast.net
Sat Mar 15 14:08:52 EDT 2014

I just went through my photos from this morning and found that one of the
Bonaparte's gulls was really a BLACK-HEADED GULL. I should have known at the
time because its head was getting black (!) from the ear forward. Bill is
very dark red and under the wingtips is black.
Russ S

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Subject: [CT Birds] Hammo Bonaparte's Gulls

Madison, CT Hammonasset Beach SP 11:00 AM 3/14/14 - About two dozen
Bonaparte's gulls off Meigs Point.
Russ Smiley

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