Black-legged Kittiwake

Rissa tridactyla

ML213650181


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Eliana Heiser
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eBird Checklist S65474147
Monterey Harbor
Monterey, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 36.6063, -121.8913 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Observation details

Nonbreeding adult standing on jetty. Smaller than nearby Heerman’s gulls with very short black legs, a black patch between the auriculars and nape, and a yellow bill. Wingtips dark and pale tips on secondaries.

Background Species

Brandt's Cormorant - Phalacrocorax penicillatus
Western Gull - Larus occidentalis

Technical Information

Model
Canon PowerShot SX70 HS
Lens model
3.8-247mm
f-stop
f/6.5
Focal length
247 mm
Shutter speed
1/1000 sec
ISO
100
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
1,466KB
Dimensions
4534 x 3140

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