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American Avocet Revisited

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This spring Ash Creek Wildlife Area in Modoc County CA had what seemed, at least to Leonard and me, unusually large numbers of American avocets (Recurvirostra americana). Although the range maps indicate we are on the border of the American … Continue reading

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American Avocet

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One large shorebird with striking plumage that I look forward to seeing during the spring migration is the American avocet (Recurvirostra americana). Although it summers in the western interior, not too far from where we live, the avocet is only … Continue reading

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