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Fish run pushes up gull numbers in annual Audubon count


January 27, 2011

Numbers of gulls nearly tripled to 1,425 during the annual Audubon bird count, possibly due to a run of fish in Chilkat Inlet.

"Several thousand were seen feeding just south of Pyramid Island," said biologist Tim Shields.

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