1. Feb 2008, location unknown, Luciano Giussani, http://www.flickr.com/people/giuss95/ 1. Aug 2004, location Finland (?), Risto Silaste, http://www.flickr.com/people/50677435@N00/
Saturday, 14 March 2009
Adult Basic/Summer. June 2007, Jamie Chavez, location unknown, http://www.flickr.com/people/almiyi/ Adult winter. Nov 2007, Len Blumin, http://www.flickr.com/people/lenblumin/
2nd Calendar Year. Palo Alto, California, July 2008, http://www.flickr.com/people/ddebold/
Adult Basic with some retained Alternate HeadStreaking. Bodega Bay, California, Feb 2008, http://www.flickr.com/people/lenblumin/
Friday, 13 March 2009
Nov 2005, Chile, Alastair Rae, http://www.flickr.com/people/merula/ Dec 2006, Pablo caceras Contreras, http://www.flickr.com/people/pablocaceres/
Thursday, 12 March 2009
Adult Summer May 2006, California USA, Len Blumin, http://www.flickr.com/people/lenblumin/
Adult Winter Sep 2007, Iceland, Omar Runolffson, http://www.flickr.com/people/omarrun/
Second Calendar Year or Second Summer. April 30, California USA, Jamie Chavez, http://www.flickr.com/people/almiyi/
Second Calendar Year or second summer. June 2007, California USA, CV Vick, http://www.flickr.com/people/nuclearbunny/
Adult moulting from winter to summer. April 2007, Ontario, Canada, Gavan Watson, http://www.flickr.com/people/gavatron/
Adult Winter Dec 2004, location unknown, Anita Gould, http://www.flickr.com/people/anitagould/
I've been having an email conversation with Ian Fisher (ex Northumberland County Recorder & Photographer). Ian is just back from Japan and has kindly offered to send me a back catalogue of gull images to publish here, so look forward to some good stuff coming soon.
Wednesday, 11 March 2009
The best of the Black Tailed Gull images from Flickr, showing various plumages and flight shots. The vagrancy record from Seven Rivers, New Mexico (Aug 2008, images 12-17) provided some good material for this species.
Tuesday, 10 March 2009
http://www.flickr.com/people/merula/ Alistair Rae http://www.flickr.com/people/cassus/ C Gaston (Feb 2008)
Adult alternate plumage.