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Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary
St. Charles county 12-21,22-08.
 
Here a White-throated sparrow showing well defined "ring-on-a-string"
white-throat dividers: Is this only on the buffy eye-browed birds?:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/white-throated1-1.jpg
 
The adult Glaucous was on the wall w/ a sub-adult Herring:
This and the Iceland are our palest mantled gulls:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/glaucous1-2.jpg
Here shows a rounded head and small central placed eye:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/glaucous2-2.jpg
wing-tips barely clear tail:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/glaucous3-2.jpg
 
Would this be a Cackling goose?: Bill half the length of (rounded) head.
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/Cackling.jpg
 
A LBB gull showing it's tail band:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/lbb1-5.jpg
 
Here 2 accidental pics of a spillway gull taken Sunday. 
Not noticed in the field: What do you think?
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/Rissat3.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/Rissat4.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/Rissat1.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/Rissat2.jpg
Here a web search pic of a breeding B-L Kittiwake:
http://foto.andreas-trepte.de/pics/birds/blkittiwake/blkittiwake3.jpg
 
Bill Rudden
St. Louis
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