[CT Birds] Gull / Brant/ duck frenzy

Frank Mantlik mantlik at sbcglobal.net
Thu Apr 3 16:43:12 EDT 2014


Now at 4:30 (high tide ) there are many Bonaparte's Gulls in the mix - 200-300 ?
From Long Beach
Frank Mantlik

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> On Apr 3, 2014, at 11:59 AM, Frank Mantlik <mantlik at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
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> From Frank Mantlik
> 4/3 Stratford, Long Beach 12:00- an estimated 20,000 Gulls (90% Ring-billed; zero Bonaparte's so far) thousands of Brant, Scaup, Long-tailed Ducks plankton-feeding. One large flock close in, most far out, but all continually shifting. Plankton feast.
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