Subject: Glaucous Gulls
Date: Feb 28 10:28:56 1994
From: Nestler, James - nestja at

>Date: Mon, 28 Feb 1994 09:11:47 -0800 (PST)
>From: Alvaro Patricio Jaramillo <jaramill at>
>Are there unusually large numbers of Glaucous Gulls elsewhere in the
>Pacific Northwest, or are we having an odd concentration here?

We have had five Glaucous Gulls hanging around Wallula (where the Walla
Walla River empties into the Columbia), between Pasco and Walla Walla.
They especially enjoy the "waste mounds" (we call them "poop piles")
produced by the local slaughterhouse.

Jim Nestler