Possible Laughing Gull sighting

To: "Kingfisher Park Birdwatchers Lodge" <>, "Birding Aus" <>
Subject: Possible Laughing Gull sighting
From: "Alan Gillanders" <>
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2009 12:18:33 +1000
Anyone who thinks Keith has an untrained eye has never birded with him. His ears are even better.
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I think that we can discount Franklin's Gull because of the extent of the dark under the wings. The lack of black on the rear part of the crown, nape & face and the presence of brown/grey on the belly also point to Laughing.

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