Snowbirds Head for Florida Some Shorebirds Enjoy Valentine's Day
ROYAL TERNS socialize, looking much like Manhattan Assistant DA's.
BLACK SKIMMERS facing the wind on north Longboat Key, Florida, beach. Easily identified as the sturdy-looking businessmen with bad toups, Skimmers are notable for special beaks used for fishing at night. A Skimmer's upper beak is almost a third shorter than the lower mandible. This and a strong neck lets it hit a small fish by skimming the ocean surface and snapping up its catch.
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