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Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus), Coastal Archipelago Park of the South Coast ("Sørlandet") of Norway, Store Torungen

Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus), Coastal Archipelago Park of the South Coast ("Sørlandet") of Norway, Store Torungen

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Uploaded 10 Nov 2012 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2012 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The Lesser Black-backed Gull is one of five breeding gull species on the coast of Sørlandet. It can be distinguished from the other the similar sized but light grey Herring Gull by its yellow feet and a dark grey (black) mantel. The Great Black-backed Gull is larger and has pink feet. The Lesser Black-backed Gull is the only gull, which leaves Norway to winter in Southern Europe and Africa. The Coastal Archipelago Park of the South Coast ("Sørlandet") of Norway covers an area of the Skager ...
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