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Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus   - Nest site
Slaty-backed Gull
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :Nemuro Peninsula, East Hokkaidō, Japan
Date : 5 June 2019
English synonyms:Slatey-backed Gull
Bird Family :Larini - Gulls
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Apart from nesting on roofs some Slaty-backed Gulls nest on the wind/wave barriers erected at ports. You can appreciate the density of nesting there at least 24 nests in this image.
-Amar
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