Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis)
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Title: Ring-billed Gull
Alternative Title: Larus delewarensis
Creator: Karney, Lee
Source: WO-Lee Karney-2538
Publisher: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributor: DIVISION OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Language: EN - ENGLISH
Rights: (public domain)
Subject: Karney, Seagulls, Waterfowl
Table Of Contents: The ring-billed gull nests in large colonies containing many thousands of pairs on protected islands inl akes in Alaska, much of Canada, and the Rocky Mountains. It winters from southern Canada south to Mexico. Away from the coast, it is the most abundant gull in winter.
Available: April 07 2004
Issued: March 31 2004
Modified: April 08 2004