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 Iceland Gull

Status in Michigan
Uncommon Transient

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Note: Early and Late Dates are being researched.
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Count totals in the NMB Databases for Iceland Gull.

Use the links below to view the Iceland Gull reports in the respective databases.
If there are zero sightings for a particular season, that database will return no results.

Active Database - Spring 2005
View Iceland Gull sightings.
Iceland Gull Archives Reports
Fall 2003 0
Spring 2003 5
Winter 02-03 0
Fall 2002 0
Summer 2002 0
Spring 2002 3
Winter 01-02 66
Fall 2001 1
Summer 2001 6
Spring 2001 8
Winter 00-01 1
Fall 2000 2
Summer 2000 0
Spring 2000 1
Winter 00-99 12
Fall 1999 1
Spring/Summer 1999 0

NMB Database
Seasonal Percentage Graph
For: Iceland Gull

Whitefish Point Bird Observatory
Active Database - Fall 2003
View Fall 2003 sightings.
Whitefish Point Bird Observatory Official Seasonal Count Summaries for the Iceland Gull
Fall 1999-Spring 2002
Iceland Gull
Note: Some species will not be present in the WPBO archives and will return no records.

Search "The Birds of Michigan" text.

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Historical Text

Larus leucopterus leucopterus Vieillot
Iceland Gull

One Michigan specimen: an individual taken at Sault Ste Marie in 1901 by John Graham and now in the local high school collection (Barrows, 1912: 52). L. W. Campbell (1940: 84) recorded the species in southeastern Monroe County on February 17 and April 6, 1935.

Mueseum of Zoology, University of Michigan, No. 75
The Birds of Michigan
By: Norman A. Wood
University of Michigan Press
August 28, 2023

Digitized by: Keith F. Saylor
[email protected]

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