|We always count on some White Winged Gulls to make Winter birding on Fair Isle a bit more interesting.|
but the reason they are here is most likely they are starving and looking for food.
|As I found it on the South Harbour Beach|
Henry & I have a closer look. I really need to learn taxidermy...
From a short distance they look pure white, but up close it is amazing to see the taupe coloured marbling
See the Iceland Gull count results for all of Shetland
|Adult Iceland Gull|
Strong grey back like Herring Gull but no black wing tips
|Juvenile -1st or 2nd Winter Iceland Gull|
Pale creamy white all over
|3 Iceland Gulls - South Harbour|
|I know it's a Iceland Gull but with sunsets like this any gull would do...|
|We saw 1 2 3 4 5 6 ticked by on the blog today...|