Gull - Alexander Zamazkina
Herring gull (Larus argentatus)
The herring gull is a large, classically coloured gull, found commonly around the coast but also inland on freshwater lakes and at refuse tips. It could be considered as the archetypal ‘seagull’. Although traditionally a breeding bird of offshore islands and rocky coastline it is increasingly choosing to nest on rooftops in urban environments.
Watercolor and ink
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