Gulls are the feathered fabric of our very landscape — and they are a lot like us

Gulls really are welcome at Ivar’s Acres of Clams on Alaskan Way, but pigeons are not. (Alan Berner / The Seattle Times)
Gulls really are welcome at Ivar's Acres of Clams on Alaskan Way, but pigeons are not. (Alan Berner / The Seattle Times)

Whether you see them as friends or foes, they are evolving right along with humans (and even outwitting us for fries).