Tagged: Herring Gull

There’s No Such Thing As Seagulls

Seagulls are a common site in the UK, especially along coastlines and in coastal towns. However, it came as a surprise to learn that there is actually no such thing as the seagull....

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Gull Cull? No Thanks

The last few days have seen an infuriating surge in the rhetoric of those calling for the control of Britain’s gulls; as campaigners clamour for the lethal action, red-faced MP’s bluster and the national press...

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Fighting Their Corner: Save the Seagull

Perhaps one of the most overlooked and neglected iconic species of the British Isles, is the Herring gull (Larus argentatus).  They provide the soundtrack to the seaside and are featured soaring in the...

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The Gull Cull

Herring Gull. Photo courtesy of The Huffington Post As a Cornish resident, I have been accosted by seagulls on more than one occasion. The most notable time was walking down a popular Cornish high street,...

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