Birds of Ireland

Great Black Backed Gull

Great Black Backed Gull

The Great Black Backed Gull is common throughout the coastal regions of Ireland and is Ireland’s largest gull.

Best Sites

Any coastal region of Ireland. Howth or Skerries are the best bet if you are bird watching in Dublin.

Great Black Backed Gull, Howth, Dublin: 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/800 SEC, F10, ISO 400

Great Black Backed Gull, Skerries, Dublin: 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4 Ext, 1/1250 SEC, F10, ISO 400

Great Black Backed Gull, Sutton Strand, Dublin: 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4 Ext, 1/1000 SEC, F11, ISO 1000

Great Black Backed Gull Chicks, Saltee Islands, Wexford: Canon 7 D MKll, 100 - 400 LEns, 1.4X Ext, 1/2000 SEC, F8, ISO 320

Great Black Backed Gull, Skerries, Dublin,: Canon 7 D MKll, 100 - 400 LEns, 1.4X Ext, 1/640 SEC, F11, ISO 500

Great Black Backed Gull (Juvenile), Howth Head, Dublin,: Canon 7 D MKll, 100 - 400 LEns, 1.4X Ext, 1/1000 SEC, F11, ISO 640