Friday, 5 June 2009

Special Birds: Common Tern

Common Tern Sterna hirundo is locally common in the region. In fact it is the most common sterna species over much of Eastern Europe, nesting in small colonies on the Baltic, Adriatic and Black Sea coastlines and inland by lakes, fishponds and on rivers with gravel islets. Photo by Alan Outen taken at Stari Paklenica, Croatia, April 2009. 

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