One Good Tern Deserves Another

You’ve been extra good this week, so have a pair of common tern chicks from Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, MA.

Photo by Ravin Tomasson for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters.



  1. Mamabear says:

    Sweet baby Moses in his wee little basket; that’s cute!

  2. 260Oakley says:

    I’m feeling tired. Must be time for me to tern in.

  3. emmberrann says:

    Baby Paddlefeet! Can’t you just see the bebeh puffballs afloatin’ on th’wster?

  4. And what sound does an Arctic Tern make?


  5. edmundh says:

    Babeh tern on the left is jealous because he/she doesn’t have a cool bracelet like the other tern!

  6. kibblenibble says:

    Teh feets! Teh floofy heads and bellehs! :-). Teh Qte!

  7. Theresa says:


  8. matchingks tag? Nail polish and birdy beaks!

  9. To everything, tern, tern, tern,
    There is a season,
    tern, tern, tern,
    and a time to every purpose under heaven.

  10. The feets, people–THE FEETS!!

  11. I’ve never even heard of this place in MA, and now I must go find it.

    Poor bebeh fuzzlets are accidentally mooning us. Angle it down, Mrs Hand.

  12. Rachael says:

    I’ve been mooned by far less adorable beings. 🙂

    I also need to find this MA place – I’m thinking the Cape?

  13. One of Colin’s best!

  14. Katrina says:

    One good tern deserves another.