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Graceful Aerodynamics

Royal Tern ( Sterna maxima)

One of the most energetic and successful "fishermen" on the lake.

Their speed and flying skills are amazing, and their accuracy in diving for their prey is nearly perfect.

Above Lake emerald, in Oakland Park, Florida -US- near Fort Lauderdale.

Taken from my balcony over the lake, Thursday afternoon, March 2, 2006 (archives).

 

See him LARGER

or HUGE ( If a "button" appears at lower right on "huge" image, click on it for full size.)

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Taken on March 2, 2006