California Gull - Larus californicus

Length 1.5-1.8 ft (45.7-55.9 cm)
Wingspan 4.0-4.5 ft (121.9-137.2 cm)
Weight .95-2.30 lb (430.9-1043.3 g)
Clutch Size 3
Chicks at birth Semi-precocial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The California Gull winters on the Pacific Coast and breeds on lakes and marshes in western interior North America. The California Gull is the state bird of Utah and is honored for assisting Mormon settlers in dealing with a plague of crickets.

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