American Herring Gull (smithsonianus)

(last update: October 30, 2015)

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American Herring Gull (smithsonianus) 1st cycle (2CY) A87 February 04 2005, Corpus Christi, TX. Picture: Martin Reid.

band number 0886-76992 (black A87).
Species: "Herring Gull".
Age: too young to fly when banded on June 29 2004.
Banding Location: approx. 11 miles N of Helena, NY (45.00.45N, 74.50.48W).
Recovery data: Corpus Christi, TX (27.42.42N, 97.28.44W).
Recovery date: Feb 04, 2005.
istance travelled: 1693 miles / 2724 KM.

Dark bill. All scapulars replaced for 2nd gen. Worn and bleached plumage.