Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus)


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Lesser Black-backed Gull breeds in the following countries (Bird News Extra subscribers will see population statistics and information on trends for each country, and a map of population densities):

Canary Islands
Faroe Islands

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Wed 01/02/17
BTO: Hebridean gull decline linked to loss of fishing discards
BTO Hebridean gull decline linked to loss of fishing discards
New research has shown a population of large gulls on a Scottish island declined sharply as the fish catch landed by the local fishing fleet fell.  read on read on
Sun 01/04/12
BTO: Tagged Lesser Black-backed Gulls return to breeding colony
BTO Tagged Lesser Black-backed Gulls return to breeding colony
Tagged gulls show differing — and interesting — wintering habits.  read on read on
Thu 23/02/12
BTO: Winter holiday to the Med?
BTO Winter holiday to the Med?
Research sheds light on the movements of British Lesser Black-backed Gulls.  read on read on
Mon 08/11/10
Cannon-netting on Guernsey
Cannon-netting on Guernsey
If you've ever seen a colour-ringed gull, then this insight into how they are caught will be of interest.  read on read on

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