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Individual Lesser Black-backed Gulls on Lundy
Individual Seabirds on Lundy

  • 2015, 2 recoveries or controls
  • 2014, 2 recoveries or controls
  • Lesser Black-backed Gull GP95657. Ringed as a pullus on Lundy, 29.6.95. Found dead (not fresh) on Skokholm Island, Pembrokeshire, 23.9.13 (6,661 days; 74 km; 325°).
  • Lesser Black-backed Gull colour-ring left leg, pale blue with white L; metal ring on right - ringed as a pullus on Lundy, 25-29.6.95. Seen at Mimizan, Landes, FRANCE, 5.11.13 (c6,706 days; 818 km; 161°).
  • Lesser Black-backed Gull colour-ring: blue, with white L, on left leg; metal on right -ringed as a chick on Lundy, 25-29.6.95. Seen at Duncannon Beach, Wexford, EIRE, 20.12.12. (6379-83 days; 195 km; 217°).
  • Lesser Black-backed Gull GP95655 (with colour-ring). Ringed as a chick on Lundy, 29.6.95. Seen (metal ring read) at Portimao, Algarve, Portugal (37° 08' N, 8° 32' W), on 11 and 13.1.10 (5310 days; 1588 km; 192°). A similar colour-ringed bird was also seen at Portimao on 1 and 2.1.10 but, with the metal ring number not known, it is possible it was a different individual, ringed on Lundy in the same summer.
  • Lesser Black-backed Gull GP955xx (with colour-ring) Ringed as a chick on Lundy, 25-27.6.95. Seen (metal ring partially read) at Portimao, Algarve, Portugal (37° 08' N, 8° 32' W), on 14.10.10 (5312 days; 1588 km; 192°).
  • Lesser Black-backed Gull Blue colour-ring L, left leg. Ringed as a chick on Lundy, 25-29.6.95. Seen at Portimao, Algarve, Portugal (37° 08' N, 8° 32' W), on 5 and 25.9.09 (4926 days; 1588 km; 192°).


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