Date: 5/31/19 8:05 pm From: James Schwarz <dmarc-noreply...> (Redacted sender jfschwar for DMARC) Subject: [wisb] Re: Seagulls question
There was a single Herring Gull at Goose Lake this afternoon. The first that I have seen in awhile. Jim Schwarz Madison Dane Co ________________________________ From: <wisbirdn-bounce...> <wisbirdn-bounce...> on behalf of Steve <stevethiessen...> Sent: Friday, May 31, 2019 8:53:41 PM To: <hakimbarrett...>; <wisbirdn...> Subject: [wisb] Re: Seagulls question
Yes Hakim, we do have some non-breeding Herring Gulls, that will stick around. I usually see them by the lakes, but they can show up anywhere. The majority of the gulls, right now ,are non-breeding Ring-billed Gulls. There were over 250, in the Oregon area, a couple days ago. I didnít see a single Herring with them. When Iím birding by Lake Kegonsa, in the day, I see almost no gulls, on the lake. When I do see a single, itís sometimes a Herring. Steve Thiessen Stoughton Dane co.
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From: Hakim Barrett Sent: Friday, May 31, 2019 7:14 PM To: <wisbirdn...> Subject: [wisb] Seagulls question
Saw some seagulls (looked like Ring-billed) flying over west Madison and Middleton today. Does anyone know if Herring can be seen at this time of year around Madison and Dane County? I know we're in their wintering range. Thanks,