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Glaucous-Winged Gull | by blueeyes_inoki
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Glaucous-Winged Gull

A surprise today when I was getting shots of Brandt & Harlequin Ducks at the local harbor. I saw a large group of gulls squabbling over a catch and noticed some larger gulls in with the usual Black-Winged Gulls and they were too light to be Slaty-Backed, much to my surprise they turned out to be these beauties.


Note the grey (not black) wing tips.

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Taken on December 4, 2016