Photographer: Aaron Cress
Location: Orcacoke, NC
Date: June, 2011
This skimmer is protected in the Springer’s Nature Preserve located on Orcacoke Island. This bird is fishing by skimming the water in a small inlet on the sound side of the island. It flys in low and skim for a good 20ft before lifting back and circling in again.
#Skimmer, Outer banks, birds, eating, fishing