Forster's Tern photo flying with fish
Forster's Tern,   Photo Image # FOTE 89

This sleek and graceful Forster's Tern in breeding plumage is flying back to its nest to feed its chicks, having plunged 20 feet headfirst into the water to catch this fish.  Earlier during courtship rituals, the male offers a fish like the one in this photo to his mate before mating takes place. 

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