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Ross’s Gull

2 records

MARC numberSpecies#LocationCountyArrival dateDeparture dateObserversReport
1974-02Ross's Gull1Newburyport HarborEssex12/7/745/6/75K. Able (ph), P. Alden (ph), P. & F. Buckley (ph)15
1990-07Ross's Gull1Niles Pond, GloucesterEssex2/1/902/1/90Richard Forster*23


Three records, one reviewed by the Committee. This attractive, small, pink-breasted gull can be a great draw wherever it appears. The famous 1974-1975 bird from Newburyport Harbor was called ‘The Bird of the Century’.