Annotated Checklist and Explanation of Codes

Order CHARADRIIFORMES: Plovers, Sandpipers, Gulls, Terns, etc.

Family LARIDAE: Gulls, Terns, Jaegers

Subfamily LARINAE: Gulls

Franklin's Gull, Larus pipixcan [M -, r, -, - O]
 The only record of Franklin's Gull is of a flock seen at Fish Lake on May 13, 1973.

Bob Hines, USFWS
Bonaparte's Gull, L. philadelphia [M -, r, -, - O]
 Two Bonaparte's Gulls were on Fish Lake on April 23, 1989.

Ring-billed Gull, L. delawarensis [M -, c, -, c O]
 Ring-billed Gulls are common on Fish Lake and in the plowed fields nearby at times during the spring and fall.

Peter Wallack
Herring Gull, L. argentatus [M -, u, -, u O]
 Herring Gulls are uncommon migrant visitors to Fish Lake.

Bob Hines, USFWS