Monthly Archives: August 2020

Species Focus- Black Headed Gull- Chroicocephalus ridibundus

Species Focus- Black Headed Gull- Chroicocephalus ridibundus

The Black Headed Gull is a common sight throughout Northern Ireland. Like other gull species, it is an opportunistic feeder with a varied diet consisting of insects, plant matter and fish. It will also readily scavenge human scraps which accounts for its presence in urban areas and gardens. Although Black Headed Gulls are a familiar […]

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