California Gull
Larus californicus
(L21' WS 54" Wt 1.3 lb)
North Point
Morro Bay, CA
10Oct2012
Aided settlers in Utah by ridding
their crops of a grasshopper
plague...thus, the state bird of Utah.
I dream of wayward gulls and all landless
lovers, rare moments of winter sun,
peace, privacy, for everyone.
 (William F. Claire)