Two of our favorite small gulls:
1. http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09g.jpg
Herring gull is clearly larger than Ring-billed when close:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09a.jpg
Earlier reported pair of swimming Avocets with pair of Horned Grebes:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-24-09a.jpg

A Skunkhead Coot flew in...
2. http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09a3.jpg
landed...
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09a2.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09a4.jpg
started displaying...
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09a6.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09a5.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09a.jpg

Trip Sanderling:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09c2.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-30-09c.jpg

LBIMO
Bill Rudden
St. Louis
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1. Franklin's, Bonaparte's
2. Surf Scoter drake
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