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FRANKLIN'S GULL - Larus pipixcan

 

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2000:

On April 10th a 2nd winter bird was located on Willsbridge Flood Meadows beside the R. Avon at Willsbridge. It was still present on April 11th.

 

1988:

An adult was found on June 12th on the north side of New Pill Gout one kilometre south of Severn Beach.

 

1984:

On May 19th one was identified at Severn Beach and was considered to be a second summer/ adult. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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