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Table 2 Numbers and proportions of western gull foraging behavior by gull numbers and by numbers of trips

From: Population-level plasticity in foraging behavior of western gulls (Larus occidentalis)

Trip type Number of gulls % of gulls Number of Trips % of trips
Ocean only 17 27.9 60 21.7
Land only 16 26.2 44 16.0
Mixed 28 45.9 172 62.3
Totals 61 100 276 100
  1. For gulls that exhibited a mixed foraging strategy, 72 trips were at sea and 100 trips were to sites on land