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a herring gull perched on a wooden post

Herring Gull Larus argentatus ssp. argenteus

Herring gulls are large, noisy gulls found throughout the year around our coasts and inland around rubbish tips, fields, large reservoirs and lakes, especially during winter. Image: Edwyn Anderton (Flickr).

Find out more: RSPB, Suffolk Wildlife TrustiNaturalist