More Gull ID's

Been trying to get to grips with Gull identification and took this photo over my local park. Are they Common Gulls and are the lighter grey ones Common Gulls? 

Many Thanks.


  • The bigger, paler gull is a herring gull and the smaller gulls with the slightly darker grey backs are common gulls. I'm pretty sure, anyway.

    Our herring gulls are red listed birds.  Think about that the next time you hear some flaming idiot calling for a cull of them.

  • I'd agree with that :)


    ps- makes a change to get in before Robbo :)

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