1CY Caspian Gull Yellow X594 in France – October 2017

During our stay at the landfill of Blaringhem, France in the week of 9 – 13 October 2017, first-calendar year Caspian Gull (-type) Yellow X594 was seen on all days except the first.

It was ringed in the gull colony of Gräbendorfer See near Lausitz, Germany (close to Poland).

Interestingly, it was observed in the week of October 23 in Dungeness in South-East England, so just across the Channel.

It will probably keep crossing the Channel many times during the next few years so hopefully I’ll see him in the Netherlands some time soon 🙂

Y-X594-20171010-1

Y-X594-20171010-2

Y-X594-20171011-1

Y-X594-20171011-2

Y-X594-20171011-3

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.