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A flock of Herring Gulls at Lerwick Harbour
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Image details:  
Image Description: A flock of Herring Gulls at Lerwick Harbour
Image notes: With the decreasing fishing activity, these gulls are travelling elsewhere.
Species in Image: Herring Gull, Lesser Black-Backed Gull
Area: Mainland
Old Haa Image Reference Number: btc01422

General details:  
Common Name Herring Gull
Latin Name Larus argentatus
Shetland Name Herring Maa / Scorie
Latin Group Name Charadriiformes
Latin Family Name Laridae
Common Family Name Gulls
Description Common breeding resident. The seabird 2000 survey found just over 4000 likely breeding birds but it seems that numbers are declining.
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