IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

Distribution

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The black tern can be found from central eastern Alaska, central Manitoba and Ontario south to northern California, Colorado, northern Missouri and Tennessee, also to the lakeshores of northern Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York; winters spent from Surinam to Peru and Chile. Forbush & May, 1955.

Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Native ); neotropical (Native )

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