Gull-billed Tern

Gelochelidon nilotica

ML179010981


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Frank Mantlik
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eBird Checklist S60131707
Sherwood Mill Pond Preserve
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 41.1155, -73.3462 Map

Age
Not specified
Sex
Not specified
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Continuing 2 adults, seen well in flight over Sherwood Millpond as well as on tidal flats of Old Mill Beach just to south (opposite 244 Hillspoint; street parking). Scope views and Photos. Chunky bodied and fairly broad-winged bright white Terns with short, fairly squared off tails, mostly black (“salt & pepper”) caps; , thick, stout all black bills.

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
1/221 sec
ISO
25
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
558KB
Dimensions
2504 x 1581

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