Black Tern

Chlidonias niger

ML134615621


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Cameron Eckert
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Blind Lake
Yukon, Yukon Territory, Canada
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Latitude and Longitude 60.0963, -128.2357 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Cameron's field notes: 17 June 1996, More on Black Terns. Confirmed nesting; observed 4 nests; counted 40 birds. Nest: in aquatic vegetation, bull rushes (scirpus?) in 5-ft deep water; nest small cup of bullrush; 3 olive-coloured eggs with brown mottle; we found 4 nests but there are likely many many more.

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