Last year, 68 little tern couples nested on Vlieland. For the first time since many years, some chicks fledged.
Little terns are vulnerable nesting birds. They nest on beaches. That makes the nests vulnerable to high tides, or to people walking on beaches with dogs.
- Cuckoo, linnet, and purple heron (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Bar-headed geese, fox, harrier, grebe chicks (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Brighter future for rare terns of Langstone Harbour (portsmouth.co.uk)
- Guillemots and Gannets Galore – Port Edgar to Arbroath (skootysue.wordpress.com)
- Sedge warblers and curlews (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Yakutat to celebrate return of the terns (kcaw.org)
- Terning the corner (skootysue.wordpress.com)
- Inca Tern: The Magnificently Mustached Bird (presurfer.blogspot.com)
- Which way to Tern? (skootysue.wordpress.com)