Yellow-legged Gull - Larus michahellis

(last update: October 08 2013)

Delfín González
Gabriel Martín
Antonio Gutierrez
Amir Ben Dov
Mars Muusse

Yellow-legged Gull michahellis 1CY 15Y August 12 2004, Westkapelle, the Netherlands (51.33N, 03.25E).

This 1CY michahellis has been ringed in Germany: 15Y. It's a bird from Martin Boschert's project ( In 2004, he ringed 54 Yellow-legged Gulls. The bird was ringed as a pullus at June 07 2004 at the colony near Strasbourg, near Freistett (D) and Gambsheim (F) (48.40 N / 07.56 E). The sighting at Westkapelle is the first recovery of this bird. The bird was seen with Pim Wolf, bottom two images (pictures can also be viewed at: under Geelpootmeeuw).

(picture Pim Wolf)