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Western Grebe

Aechmophorus occidentalis

Description:

The Western Grebe is the largest North American grebe. It is 55–75 cm (22–30 in) long, weighs 795–2,000 g (1.75–4.4 lb) and measures 79–102 cm (31–40 in) across the wings. It is black-and-white, with a long, slender, swan-like neck and red eyes.



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Michelle Parish
Spotted by
Michelle Parish

Florence, Oregon, USA

Lat: 43.98, Long: -124.10

Spotted on Oct 27, 2012
Submitted on Oct 27, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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