Utah Bird Profile
 Ring-billed Gull - Larus delawarensis

Name Roots: (L. & Gr. laros, "a gull" - of Delaware)

In Utah:   
by Marvis Collett

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characteristic behaviors:
Nests on the ground in a saucer nest. This species is not a cowbird host. During the breeding season, this species is an insectivore: ground gleaner; carnivore: ground hawker. During the non-breeding seasons this species is a carnivore: coastal beach scavenger.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in water habitat.
How to find:  

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Occur. (RS,CW)

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