Bird Photos / Forster's TernLast Update: 7/19/2017
Joyce and I saw these terns at Bombay Hook NWR, DE on August 18th, 2007. The first one has captured a fish. The third one is with a Ruddy Turnstone.
I saw a group of terns on the pilings at the Havre de Grace marina on September 21st, 2007.
Joyce and I saw these terns on the beach in Cape May, NJ on October 20th, 2007.
This Tern flew over one of the impoundments at Brigantine NWR, New Jersey, on July 4th, 2008.
These terns, including some young ones, were at Bombay Hook on July 26th, 2008.
Joyce and I saw this large group of terns from the whale watching boat off the coast of Cape May on October 5th, 2008.
I saw many Forster's Terns at Cape May, NJ on April 25th, 2009. These were hovering over the water in the Meadows.
These birds were in the same place on July 3rd, 2009.
These juvenile birds were at Bombay Hook on July 25th, 2009.
I saw these juveniles at Brigantine NWR, NJ on July 31st, 2010.
This juvenile was at Bombay Hook on August 13th, 2011.
Several Forster's Terns sat on the pilings at Tydings Marina after Hurricane Irene on August 28th, 2011.
This bird was on a pole near the end of the road at Fowler's Beach in Delaware on August 24th, 2012.
This one was at Prime Hook NWR, DE on April 17th, 2013.
These birds nest on a small island adjacent to Poplar Island in the Chesapeake Bay. I saw them and their nesting colony during a trip on June 5th, 2013.
This bird was at Bombay Hook on May 24th, 2015.
I saw this one at Ocean City, MD on July 7th, 2015.
I saw this Forsters Tern at Bombay Hook on May 28th, 2017.
These were at Ocean City, MD on July 3rd, 2017.