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Photos of the day: July 1-15, 2021

Every day on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter, we share a photo of the day — a superb image from the more than 20,000 pictures in our Reader GalleriesOur selections from the first half of July 2021 included an amazing photo of a Red-shouldered Hawk, a rare sighting of Piping Plovers, a fantastic portrait of an Allen’s Hummingbird, and more!

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Common Tern by Michael Rossacci

Common Tern by Michael Rossacci
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Common Terns will catch fish close to the water's surface or plunge just under the surface. They'll also steal them from other birds.

Michael Rossacci photographed this one at Plum Island in Massachusetts in 2020.

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