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#1 folkeye

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:12 PM

Now that it's been posted, I feel the urge to name it properly...

This a young Western Gull? (Taken in Morro Bay CA, November). I, like many, have issues with gulls....


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#2 JimBob

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 06:00 PM

I'd agree with Western, but I'm normally wrong when it comes to gulls.

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:01 PM

do you have any other pics that show the bill shape?

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#4 folkeye

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 09:20 PM

do you have any other pics that show the bill shape?


I think I have lots of them...at home...on a computer that isn't work related :P

Will see if I can upload a second one tonight.

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 06:05 AM

Added second picture and second gull.

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#6 Joejr14

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:54 PM

I think I'm okay with that being a Western. Gosh, Christmas needs to hurry up so I can start to read that gull guide.

#7 folkeye

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 04:17 PM

I think I'm okay with that being a Western. Gosh, Christmas needs to hurry up so I can start to read that gull guide.


That, and a guide to sparrows needs to go on my wish list :P

Thanks for the help!

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