|Royal terns turned toward the wind on a December afternoon at the beach|
While most of the birds were standing in the same position with their heads facing the wind, two terns stood apart. I focused in on one of the birds to see just what it looks like when a Royal Tern decides now is the perfect time to clean its feathers and dunk its head in saltwater despite the fact that most of his flock is doing something different.
|Who cares what everyone else is doing. I think it's time to get clean!|
Here's a short video (1:13) of a Royal Tern taking a Royal Bath