Black Skimmer

Rynchops niger

ML106794221



eBird Checklist S47057770
Plum Island (please use more refined location)
Essex, Massachusetts, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 42.7985, -70.8091 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Observation details

***rare; first seen sleeping on the mud flats at Stage Island, then skimming, then resting on the mud again. Later appeared at Sandy Point, where it remained roosting with gulls until after dark.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF400mm f/5.6L USM
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/500 sec
ISO
400
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
5,951KB
Dimensions
4181 x 2787

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