Common Tern bathing - Nickerson Beach, NY


Adult Common Tern taking a bath in a shallow water:

Common Tern bathing - Nickerson Beach, NY

Common Tern bathing - Nickerson Beach, NY

During the summer, there are limited days when these kind of shots are possible. To stay informed on the best conditions to photograph nesting shorebirds at the Nickerson Beach, make sure to follow my Location Updates this summer:


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