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The Black-headed Gull comes from Europe and, about fifty years ago, has begun appearing in North America in small numbers. I saw a group of about a dozen of them on Wildlife Drive for the first time last week. They did not seem too shy, like most gulls, and I was able to come close to them.

Black-headed Gull.

Other birds that I photographed are well known to most of us.

Male Red-winged Blackbird.
Female Red-winged Blackbird.
Great Blue Heron with a shrimp appetizer.
Lesser Yellow Legs.
Willet contemplating take off.
Glossy Ibis.
Canada Goose hatchling.