Black Skimmers

Black Skimmers At the Beach

Black Skimmers are one of my favorite birds to see at the beach. They have a snazzy color combo and a rather goofy looking body.

Black Skimmers
Black Skimmers

The protruding lower jaw allows them to scoop fish out of the water in a way that gives them their name.

Black Skimmer
Black Skimmer

This group was re-positioning as the incoming tide started covering the sand bar.

Black Skimmers
Black Skimmers

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