|Most upperwing coverts molted, bills have turned mostly yellow and the hind-neck collar is all but non-existent.|
|Left bird showing some brown spotting on the lesser upperwing coverts and more black to the bill tip.|
|Two right outer tail feathers and p9-p10 retained. Note the darker upperparts when compared to the 2nd generation primaries.|
|Outermost tail feather retained on both sides. Only p10 retained. S1-S4 renewed.|
|Two individuals with a single first summer Bonaparte's and Laughing g|
This last bird was my favorite of all, standing with a firm and typical kittiwake posture. But what good is a Black-legged Kittiwake photo without the legs showing?!