Tagged with Herring gulls

Learning From Herring Gulls

Learning From Herring Gulls

I really hate these creatures, or at least I hate what pur overfishing has made them. A while back I did a post on an injured one in Penzance. A few days back I had a strange encounter. Of was late and I was watering my plants when a noisy group of gulls swept in … Continue reading

Gull Valhalla

This account, again by Hudson, shows a very different side to the birds, and hints at the change of behaviour in wild birds as a result of human intervention. It reminds me of the dying Captain Oates in Antarctica going outside on his final walk. This is again from W.H. Hudson’s book ‘The Land’s End’ … Continue reading