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Hello all,

I went to Dead Creek this afternoon, and although a bit quiet, I was
surprised to see 2 Terns.  I am not great with them, I see Caspian is more
likely than Common here.  It was a large bird with all orange bill and
black top of head above eyes and dark tips of wings.  2 photos linked
below.  Help with ID would be helpful, I have never seen a Caspian, this
looks more like Caspian with reddish/orange bill vs. common.
thanks all.
https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/3bLo8AvEz4KLVBaxAArBEdMTjNZETYmyPJy0liipFm0?feat=directlink
https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/3eTd_-VUuQTWFSqw9r0_ydMTjNZETYmyPJy0liipFm0?feat=directlink

List from ebird of other birds seen:

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) 10
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) 5
Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) 5
Great Egret (Ardea alba) 1
Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) 2
Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) 2
Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) 1
Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) 1
Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens) 1
Willow Flycatcher (Empidonax traillii) 1
Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) 2
Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus) 1
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) 1
American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 1
Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) 1
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica) 5
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) 2
White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 1
American Robin (Turdus migratorius) 1
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) 2
Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) 5
Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia) 2
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) 4
Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea) 1
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 1
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) 1
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) 4
Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) 1
American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) 5


Dan Huber