chlidonias (swallow) niger (black)
Monday, May 26, 1980 — 7:10 pm
Bay Park, Michigan — Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron
Near the marina, a dirt road cut off toward the lake through some woods and a small marsh. My family and I hiked and birded down this road for a little while. We spotted Black Terns flying over the woods and coursing low over the marsh.