Black-headed Gull
Kranji Reservoir
07 Jan 1995 to 30 Jan 1995


General details
Species
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Record ID 292
Date range 07 Jan 1995 to 30 Jan 1995
Location Kranji Reservoir
Count 16 individuals
Date added 25 Oct 2021

Record accepted.

Committee's view
Background
5 birds (1 adult and 4 immatures) seen on 7 Jan 1995 by Peter Kennerley (likely part of the flock reported in SINAV 9:1). From SINAV 9:1, maximum of 11 birds at Kranji Reservoir between 21/1/95 and 29/1/95. From Lim (2009), 16 birds, mostly first-winters, seen resting on buoys at Kranji Dam on 30/1/95. Rare bird report has been digitised.
Verdict Accepted / Wild (Verifiable)

References (see all)
References eBird; NSS; Lim, 2009; SINAV 9:1
Lim (2009) Record is present in source