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Common tern

Sterna hirundo


White seabird with black crown and yellow bill.


Pacific Northwest coastal estuary ecosystem.


Spotted flying east over the mouth of the Columbia River north of the end of Clatsop Spit. The uploaded image is an actual-pixels enlargement cropped from an mage in which the bird appears as speck in a larger panorama.

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Allen Hoof
Allen Hoof 9 months ago

Spenser: Thanks for the ID.

Allen Hoof
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Allen Hoof

Oregon, USA

Spotted on Aug 27, 2019
Submitted on Sep 3, 2019

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