A baby Arctic Tern hatches in Alaska. He has much to learn: how to eat, how to swim, how to bathe. But his greatest wish … is to FLY! A story of learning, growing and spreading your wings.
Adult preening on a windy day on snag above nest with chick.
Adults feeding chick in the nest.
Adult preens on small island. Adult on nest with chick.
Chick in the nest.
Adult on snag above nest. Pair on snag.
Adult works on nest, chick in background. Adult pants in heat.
Adults land at and take off from nest.
Hard to swallow fish. Adult on small snag.
Adult on nest.
Adults on floating log. Adults on reeds. Adult on nest.
Adult works on next. Adults bathing. Adults on distant nests.
Adult on nest. Adults on floating log.
Adults on reeds. Adults checking out nest sites.
Adults on reeds. Adult works on nest site.
Adults on reeds. Adult at nest site. Adult bathing.
Pair on nest site. Pair with fish on sign. Adults on nest site.
Adults in reeds. First day sighted in 2022.
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