nominate Lesser Black-backed Gull (L. f. fuscus)
Amir Ben Dov (Israel)
Hannu Koskinen (Finland)
Mars Muusse (the Netherlands)
Larus fuscus fuscus 1cy & 8cy C00H August 2006 & March 2013, Tampere Finland & Ashdod Israel. Picture Hannu Koskinen & Amir Ben Dov.
C00H, ring data pending, ringed on July 10 2006, near Vaasa, W-Finland.
below: Larus fuscus fuscus 8cy C00H March 30 2013, Ashdod, Israel. Picture Amir Ben Dov.
Ready for northbound journey to breeding grounds.
below: Larus fuscus fuscus 1cy C00H August 08 2006, Tampere, Finland. Picture: Hannu Koskinen.
Fresh juvenile plumage.