Ring-billed Gull

(Larus delawarensis)

Status: Year-round Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is expected to be present on site.

Commonly seen foraging over the larger ponds and lakes throughout the lab from March through November. It is much more common in spring and fall than during summer or winter.

Photographer: Greg Vogel.