Junior just stood there and stared as its parent walked further and further away with that wonderful fish. The other parent just watched it all without interfering.
Interior Least Tern (Sternula antillarum ssp. athalassos)
least ternjuvenile least ternternwater fowlaquaticaquatic birdsspillwayupper spillwaywhite rock lakedallas texasuncommonparent and childbeggingjuvenileendangeredinterior least ternsmallest north american ternrareSternula antillarum ssp. athalassos