Gull-billed Tern

Gelochelidon nilotica

ML30267921



eBird Checklist S30257984
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

Black cap, black legs, light slatey back and wings. He was flying over the shallow water in the Salt Pannes, in an almost-hovering manner. He dove several times, and came up with what apparently looed like algae. He flew back and forth in front of us for about 1/2 hour.

Technical Information

Model
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
146.3 mm
Shutter speed
1/160 sec
ISO
80
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
204KB
Dimensions
1926 x 1282

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