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Ring-billed Gull

Laurus Delawarensis


Ring-billed gull was trying to find food at the shoreline, near an inlet of the Long Island Sound in New York.




The bird kept trying to open up some mollusks (probably the blue mussels or the clams that were scattered by the water) by flying up and dropping them.

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Rye, New York, USA

Spotted on Jan 5, 2012
Submitted on Jan 15, 2012

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