Today's bird is the Inca Tern! Based on its name, you shouldn't be surprised that it's a South American bird. They live all along the coast of Peru and are fairly common around Lima. I saw a few perched along the shore in a small town that we visited. But this shot came from getting on a boat and headed out toward a rock island where we went to look for penguins (we found them...I have photos...they're coming). The boat driver took a big handful of fish guts and chucked them off the edge of the boat. Dozens of Inca Terns and Gulls came to see what the deal was.
I took this picture on June 12, 2012 near Pucusana, Peru.