Birds of Ireland

Lesser Black Backed Gull

Lesser Black Backed Gull

The Lesser Black Backed Gull is predominantly found around the coast in the summer months from May to September. Small numbers remain during winter months.

Best Sites

Dungarvan in Waterford is a popular stopping off point for migrating birds in October. The photos on this page were captured in Broadmeadows Estuary in Dublin during the month of July.

Lesser Black Backed Gull, Broadmeadows Estuary, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100-400 Lens, 1.4 Ext, 1/640 Sec, F9, ISO 100

Lesser Black Backed Gull, Broadmeadows Estuary, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100-400 Lens, 1.4 Ext, 1/1000 Sec, F10, ISO 630