juvenile crested tern

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Terns are long-winged short-legged waterbirds that feed in salt or fresh water. They often occur in flocks and will stand around on the sand intermingling with gulls, like the Silver Gull. Terns are similar in appearance but the easiest way to tell them apart is by the colour of the bill.

One thought on “juvenile crested tern

    cindy knoke said:
    March 6, 2015 at 9:54 am

    beautiful!

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