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Greater Crested Tern

Greater Crested Tern (Image ID 42359)
Photographed byPhilip Karstadt on Tue 1st Sep, 2020 and uploaded on Sun 13th Sep, 2020 .
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ID42359
CommentIt was fascinating watching the interactions between this group of terns, part of a larger colony on the rock. The bird on the right had returned with a fish, which I wasn't sure whether it was intended for itself or to be gifted to another bird.
EquipmentNikon D7500, ISO 400, f6.3, 1/1000s
Sigma 150-500mm, 500mm
LocationOff Pinky Beach, Rottnest Island, Western Australia
Keywordsfeeding/with prey, adult, behaviour/display
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