BBC Learning Zone Clips

CLIP 12504

Tern attack

Tern attack
Key Info
  • Tern attack
  • Duration: 01:05
  • Hundreds of turns go to a colony to breed because it's safer near people. In this area they are less likely to have foxes, bears and gulls taking their eggs. The people however, have to put up with a daily bombardment when the turns swoop onto their heads. This clip was first published on Frozen Planet programme page: Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:



    Life Processes

  • Keywords: habitat, habitats, birds, turns, turn, colony, predator, frozen planet
Ideas for use in class
  • Use this clip to highlight the habitats of different birds and why these habitats are chosen.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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