BlackTailedGull

July 13, 2017 – Black-tailed Gull (Larus crassirostris)

These gulls are found around the coasts of southeast Russia, Japan, Korea, and eastern China. Their diet depends on the area of their range and season, but includes small fish, crustaceans, insects, offal, mollusks, and polychaete worms. They build nests from dry grasses on sandy or rocky shores, cliffs, or islets in colonies that can include as many as 10,000 pairs.

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