Date: 10/7/17 3:17 pm
From: Eric <elabato...>
Subject: Re: [MASSBIRD] Royal terns, Plum Island PRNWR
I got a couple of distant record photos of these birds resting at Stage
Island. After viewing them on my computer I believe they are Caspian Terns
based on lack of white forehead and bill size. I will post the photos and
my ebird report later tonight.

Eric Labato
Malden, MA

From: "Barbara Volkle" <barb620...>
Sent: Saturday, October 07, 2017 5:32 PM
To: "massbird" <massbird...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Royal terns, Plum Island PRNWR

> Date: Sat, 7 Oct 2017 15:54:20 -0400 (EDT)
> From: "Bird Watcher's Supply" <birdwsg...>
> Subject: Royal terns, Plum Island PRNWR
> Janet Kovner called the store to report that she and Gary Gurka spotted 3
> Royal terns on Plum Island. One was seen near Emerson Rocks and the other
> two at Stage Island. The birds took flight and headed south towards Crane
> Beach.
> Barrett S Bacall
> Steve Grinley
> Bird Watcher's Supply & Gift
> 194 Route 1
> Route 1 Traffic Circle
> Newburyport, MA 01950
> <Birdwsg...>
> 978-462-0775
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