Long-billed curlews (Numenius americanus) breed and spend the summer in the Great Plains and Great Basin. In the winter they migrate to the coastal areas of the United States and Central America and the interior of Mexico. Long-billed curlews eat … Continue reading
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While wandering near the Tule River in McArthur Swamp (Shasta County CA) Leonard’s and my attention was suddenly drawn to several very upset long-billed curlews (Numenius americanus) flying about, calling in alarm and “dive-bombing” at something in the grass. The … Continue reading
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Leonard and I found an area in the McArthur Swamp (Shasta County CA) where long-billed curlews (Numenius americanus) are nesting. Usually we see them in flight, so it was most exciting to find the curlews on the ground. This largest of … Continue reading