Date: 3/4/17 7:39 am
From: Jerzy Smykla (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: Help--possible Glaucous (maybe Iceland) at Wrightsville Beach Mason Inlet
Glaucus Gull is still present at Wrightsville Beach Mason Inlet (the North end of WB).

When I came early in the mourning it was not there but, it showed up again at 7:40am and landed on the beach on Figure Eight Island (on the inland side of the beach) in a group of Herring Gulls. It was still there half an hour latter when I left.

CheersJurek SmyklaWilmington NC
 

From: Jamie Adams <carolinabirds...>
To: Matt Spangler <spanglerwoodbirds...>; "<carolinabirds...>" <carolinabirds...>
Sent: Friday, March 3, 2017 7:14 PM
Subject: RE: Help--possible Glaucous (maybe Iceland) at Wrightsville Beach Mason Inlet

#yiv1127651739 #yiv1127651739 -- _filtered #yiv1127651739 {panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4;} _filtered #yiv1127651739 {font-family:Calibri;panose-1:2 15 5 2 2 2 4 3 2 4;}#yiv1127651739 #yiv1127651739 p.yiv1127651739MsoNormal, #yiv1127651739 li.yiv1127651739MsoNormal, #yiv1127651739 div.yiv1127651739MsoNormal {margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:11.0pt;}#yiv1127651739 a:link, #yiv1127651739 span.yiv1127651739MsoHyperlink {color:#0563C1;text-decoration:underline;}#yiv1127651739 a:visited, #yiv1127651739 span.yiv1127651739MsoHyperlinkFollowed {color:#954F72;text-decoration:underline;}#yiv1127651739 span.yiv1127651739EmailStyle17 {color:windowtext;}#yiv1127651739 span.yiv1127651739EmailStyle18 {color:#1F497D;}#yiv1127651739 span.yiv1127651739EmailStyle19 {color:#1F497D;}#yiv1127651739 .yiv1127651739MsoChpDefault {font-size:10.0pt;} _filtered #yiv1127651739 {margin:1.0in 1.0in 1.0in 1.0in;}#yiv1127651739 div.yiv1127651739WordSection1 {}#yiv1127651739 It was still there on the North End when I got there at 5:45pm.  Definitely Glaucous.  I got some bad pics..   Jamie Adams Wilmington, NC   From: <carolinabirds-request...> [mailto:<carolinabirds-request...>]On Behalf Of Matt Spangler
Sent: Friday, March 03, 2017 7:10 PM
To: <carolinabirds...>
Subject: RE: Help--possible Glaucous (maybe Iceland) at Wrightsville Beach Mason Inlet   Thanks to those who responded so rapidly, consensus being Glaucous based on size. I forgot to mention that it was around the same size as nearby Herrings, maybe slightly larger.   Thank you!   Matt Spangler     From: <carolinabirds-request...> [mailto:<carolinabirds-request...>]On Behalf Of Matt Spangler
Sent: Friday, March 03, 2017 7:02 PM
To: <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Help--possible Glaucous (maybe Iceland) at Wrightsville Beach Mason Inlet   Today (Friday) between 1:30 and 3 pm an apparent immature Glaucous or maybe Iceland Gull was hanging out at the north end of Wrightsville Beach (Mason Inlet) with other gulls and terns, providing great looks. I would appreciate help confirming the species—photos are in the ebird checklist linked below. The bird had entirely white plumage and a two-toned bill that looked more like 1cy Glaucous than Iceland, but I am admittedly not familiar with either.     https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__ebird.org_ebird_view_checklist_S34941060&d=DwIFaQ&c=imBPVzF25OnBgGmVOlcsiEgHoG1i6YHLR0Sj_gZ4adc&r=ymRCw6Q-sBitug_rdeO1Tokz-I_SX2LQN2_Ocvlal9U&m=h7R26sAkAK2apNopT8bMS1UZpOWA3MXB4Gcq1_b0Z04&s=KBt6pwAouW8xW5_DDzZTa8fGghnb3_zei2ZnysyWyno&e=   Good luck if you are in the area, hope it sticks around!   Thanks!   Matt Spangler currently Wrightsville Beach NC   ********************** IMPORTANT--PLEASE READ ************************ This electronic message, including its attachments, is CONFIDENTIAL and may contain PROPRIETARY or LEGALLY PRIVILEGED or PROTECTED information and is intended for the authorized recipient of the sender. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any use, disclosure, copying, or distribution of this message or any of the information included in it is unauthorized and strictly prohibited. If you have received this message in error, please immediately notify the sender by reply e-mail and permanently delete this message and its attachments, along with any copies thereof, from all locations received (e.g., computer, mobile device, etc.). Thank you. **********************************************************************


 
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