An aggressive Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea) off the coast of Northumberland, UK.
Tesni Ward / Biosphoto
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Shooting date : 2018-05-28
Terns are extremely aggressive animals when nesting, but their decision to breed and nest within close proximity of humans actually increases their breeding success as it reduces the impact of predators on the colony.