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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 11:34 pm 
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Those are all grey-headed gulls, all juveniles. The brown one is just out-of-nest more recently. There is a nice shot of a juvenile here

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Grey-Headed Gull? Also seen in the Free-State, Welkom area
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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[quote=]"Johan van Rensburg"]Those are all grey-headed gulls, all juveniles. The brown one is just out-of-nest more recently. [/quote]

Aww, just thought I had another tick. :)

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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This is a really bad photos as the bird was too far away for our lenses and it is heavily cropped, but for ID purposes, can anyone identify it? I thought it might be a Grey-headed Gull? We saw it at Mestel Dam near Pretoriuskop early in June.


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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I think you're right with grey-headed.


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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So do I. Thumbs up.


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Maurice and Ladybirder, many thanks for confirming that.


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 Post subject: Re: Gull, Grey-headed
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The beach at Cape Vidal is probably the best place to get photo's of these beautiful gulls!

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