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Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus

Adult, winter plumage, December 2003


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A. R. Dean

Great Black-backed Gulls are usually quite white-headed even in winter. The eye tends to look dark but at close range the iris can be seen to be dull greyish-yellow or amber.


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