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Chinese Crested Tern

The Chinese Crested Tern has a fascinating history… first described in 1863, it was probably locally relatively common on the eastern coast of China in the early 1900s where more than 20 were ‘collected’ at a site in Shandong Province … Continue reading

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A video, hopefully conveying a sense of the trip to Rudong, can be seen here.. Starring local birders and Spoon-billed Sandpiper experts Zhang Lin and Tong Menxiu.

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