Thursday, October 14, 2010
Monday, August 30, 2010
How sad to see these young terns doomed within days and weeks of their hatching.
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Monday, August 16, 2010
Why bill color remains an important field mark for identifying Caspian and Royal Terns
Contributed by David Allen Sibley
Published: June 25, 2010
Contributing Editor David Allen Sibley discusses wingtip markings, forehead color, and overall shape of Caspian Tern and Royal Tern and tells why bill color remains an important field mark for identifying the species. Accompanying the article are paintings by Sibley showing the head of each species.
Saturday, August 7, 2010
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
I had to miss out on banding at a new breeding colony last week, but luckily the press was there to capture the historic work. Read more at