A gull sits on a building Thursday along Port of Tacoma Road. Testing reveals dozens of dead and sick sea gulls near the Port of Tacoma resulted from an avian botulism outbreak.
A gull sits on a building Thursday along Port of Tacoma Road. Testing reveals dozens of dead and sick sea gulls near the Port of Tacoma resulted from an avian botulism outbreak. David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com
A gull sits on a building Thursday along Port of Tacoma Road. Testing reveals dozens of dead and sick sea gulls near the Port of Tacoma resulted from an avian botulism outbreak. David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com

Botulism blamed for dozens of gull deaths near Port of Tacoma

March 02, 2017 5:24 PM

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