|Common Name:||Gull, California|
|Scientific Name:||Larus californicus|
|Area:||Yaquina Bay, Oregon|
|Date:||July 31, 2013|
The top photo shows adult bird. Note red and red spots on the bill and the greenish yellow legs. The middle photo shows a second year bird, which is very similar to a first year Ring-billed Gull, but the green legs I believe ID this as a California Gull. The bottom photo shows a first year bird.
Lake Havasu State Park, Arizona - - - February 10, 2013
Winchester Bay, Oregon - - - August 12, 2011
|Reference:||The Sibley Guide to Birds by Sibley / Field Guide to the Birds of Western North America||