Banded Bird #78997 – Male
Band #78997 is a 6 year old male, was first spotted in the colony in 2019 and this is his first nest. He is young, but may be able to raise chicks. The parents are Flipper and Sally named by the students in Tiffany Sheets class from Kingwood ES, WV. They are in a small breeding group close to the sea. There are many large rocks around their nest to help fend off the Skuas.
First Egg: Nov 17, 2022, both were laid the same day.