15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Peruvian Tern on Chilean Pier

During the course of a construction project in Chile, we built a pier into the Pacific that was visited by many local and migratory birds. One of the most beautiful was this Peruvian Tern, who found the pier a convenient perch for hunting food.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2016
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Chile
Camera: COOLPIX L120
Copyright: © Michael Roberts