Lesser Black-backed Gull

Observers: James Barr /Beth Boeckel
Email: desertwrens@aabol.com
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Date: 07/21/2005
Time: 06:44 PM -0400


An immature Lesser Black-backed Gull was observed at Klondike Lake, July 20th at 1900 hours. The gull was seen along the shore at the southwest corner. The gull had a solid dark small bill, pinkish legs, dark eye, whitish rump and a broad dark tail band. Whitish head, whitsih underside and a dark brownish speckled back. The gull was observed flying east towards the Owens River just before a thunderstorm downdraft from the north. James Barr/Beth Boeckel