Arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea)

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Arctic tern pair at nest with chicks  
Arctic tern pair at nest with chicks

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Arctic tern pair at nest with chicks
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Arctic tern recordings by Michael J. Andersen and Gerrit Vyn

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