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Hundreds of Franklin's Gulls

Hundreds of Franklin's Gulls are feasting on worms and anything else they eat brought up by flood irrigation in this field. This is an unusually large flock of these gulls that are stopping over to eat here in Canon City during their migration.
Their loud calling alerted me to part of the flock that flew high over my house, making the species a 'yard bird' for me.SeEtta