Big Little Star


The Sandwich Tern is another summer migrant to our Yzerfontein coastal waters. In Afrikaans it is known as Grootsterretjie (Big little star), and the slender wings, pointed head and tail, and overall sharp, sleak, GISS give a clear idea of where this name came from.

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