Mediterranean Gull


Gulls might not feature on many people’s list of favourite bird species however, personally, a full summer-plumaged adult Mediterranean Gull is one of the most colourful birds of an Irish summer. They are also a spectacularly successful species, extending their breeding range in the past 25 years northwards across Europe from their more southern origins (as their name suggests). Once a real Irish rarity, they are now breeding at some Irish gull colonies. In some autumns and winters, they can number in their hundreds at some locations as birds disperse from breeding grounds in Europe. This superb individual was photographed at Sandycove, Co. Dublin in March 2011.

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    • Colour photographs are printed on premium Hahnemühle Lustre paper and mounted within bevelled, glacier-white Larson-Juhl mounts and backing boards.
    • Size: Print is 304mm x 203mm (12″”x8”). Outer mount is 406mm x 304mm (16”x12″”), allowing for a standard frame size.
    • Limited editions are signed by Eric Dempsey, numbered and limited to 25. Each print comes with a Certificate of Limited Edition.
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