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Bonaparte's Gull?


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#1 Jerry Friedman

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 05:25 AM

Is this gull identifiable? At Ohkay Owingeh Fishing Lakes, near Espanola, northern New Mexico, Oct. 27. 2012. Bonaparte's Gull would be unusual but not enough for a rare-bird alert.

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http://www.whatbird....611-gull16crop/
http://www.whatbird....611-gull19crop/

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#2 Kryptos18

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 05:35 AM

Looks good for Bonaparte's Gull. Also, nice Lesser Scaup! (and coots)
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#3 blackburnian

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 11:54 PM

seconded

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 11:55 PM

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#5 Jerry Friedman

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 04:49 AM

Thanks to all three! And yes, it's nice to live near a pond that gets a good variety of ducks in winter.




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