Roseate tern

7 June 2021

Location:

Raa Wick

Region:

Papa Stour

Count:

1

Age/sex:

adult

Comment:

Observed one Roseate tern amongst Arctic terns. All came very close dipping for food whilst we were sea kayaking. Delicate bird, similar in size to Arctics with long fine tail and distinctive facial markings. Not a Sandwich tern.