Mediterranean Gull, Marbury Country Park

We had very good views of a Mediterranean gull on Marbury Country Park lake this weekend. He was in full summer adult plumage, a first for me. Easily confused with a black-headed gull. The med gull is slightly larger, with a distinctive blood-red beak.

Mediterranean Gull

med gull

Black-headed GullBH Gull

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