American Herring Gull (smithsonianus)

(last update: October 30, 2015)

Amar Ayyash (US)
Bruce Mactavish (Canada)
Dave Brown (Canada)
Mars Muusse (Netherlands)

American Herring Gull (smithsonianus) 2nd cycle (2CY-3CY) T20 September 28 2011 & March 04 2012, Odiorne Point, NH. Picture: Keith Mueller.

See website: The Gulls Of Appledore. T20 was banded as a chick near the radar tower on Appledore in July 15 2010.

below: American Herring Gull (smithsonianus) 2cy (2nd cycle) T20 September 28 2011, Odiorne Point, NH. Picture: Keith Mueller.

T20 was also observed by Jon Worthen at Hampton Beach in September 2011. This is its second off-island resight. This bird seems to like Hampton, NH!

below: American Herring Gull (smithsonianus) 3cy (2nd cycle) T20 March 04 2012, Hampton beach, NH. Picture: Keith Mueller.

First adult-like grey scapulars coming through.