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Herring Gull

Larus argentatus

Description:

Herring gull on the sand bar between Chebeague and Little Chebeague.

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4 Comments

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

nice spotting!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

How clever! I've seen crows do that with mollusks but not gulls!

bjohnson
bjohnson 9 years ago

They pick up mussels and then drop them from up high in hopes they will break when they land.

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Is he dropping shellfish to break them open I wonder?

bjohnson
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bjohnson

Maine, USA

Spotted on Apr 2, 2011
Submitted on Oct 17, 2011

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