Nature photos from the Chautauqua Ridge in western New York State with great views of Lake Erie and Southern Ontario.
Bonaparte's Gull in Winter Plumage
Uploaded by: novembergale
Wednesday December 19, 2012
Caption: These petite and graceful gulls breed in Canada and spend the winter in the deep south, the Caribbean, and oddly some stick around the southeastern portions of the Great Lakes. In winter their black heads turn white with a dark smudge behind the eye.
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