American Herring Gull (smithsonianus)

(last update: October 30, 2015)

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American Herring Gull (smithsonianus) 1st cycle (1CY) 1106-13848 December 07 2013, New Buffalo, Berrien County, Michigan. Picture: Amar Ayyash.

Band number 1106-13848, species: "Herring Gull", banded on June 24 2013 as fledgling near Sister Bay in Door County WI. This bird was rescued by the Wisconsin Humane Society and looked after at the Wildlife Rehabilitiaon Center in Milwaukee, and just crossed the lake to Berrien County.

Bi-coloured bill. All scaps replaced, including the long rear lower scaps. Flight feathers, coverts and tertials still juvenile.