Black-legged Kittiwake

Rissa tridactyla

ML122833561



eBird Checklist S49828295
McFaddin NWR- McFaddin Beach
Jefferson, Texas, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 29.6649, -94.0806 Map

Age
Immature
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Comments

iPhone copy of color slide; original photo is very overexposed and this version has the contrast, lighting, and saturation adjusted slightly; leg color was definitely black

Observation details

I was birding down the coast when I reached an area about "3 miles s. of McFaddin NWR". Discovered this imm. Black-legged Kittiwake. This is the bird noted in American Birds, Vol 47, No 3 as "coastal Jefferson, Apr. 24-25 (ph., CH)."

Technical Information

Model
iPhone 6s
Lens model
iPhone 6s back camera 4.15mm f/2.2
f-stop
f/2.2
Focal length
4.2 mm
Shutter speed
1/139 sec
ISO
25
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
104KB
Dimensions
462 x 417

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