Tag Archives: Larus glaucoides



On October 4th, 1992 I couldn’t take my eyes of the television screen. It was broadcasting live footage from a burning high-rise apartment building in Amsterdam, into which – earlier that evening – a Boeing […]

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Dull Gull?

A while ago I wrote about the Glaucous and Iceland Gulls that were present in my country at that time. In the meantime much more birds have chosen our shorelines as their feeding grounds. At […]

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A Burgomaster ??

“As nouns the difference between mayor and burgomaster is that mayor is the leader of a city, or a municipality, sometimes just a figurehead and sometimes a powerful position in some countries. The mayor is elected by the citizens or by […]

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