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American Avocet

Recurvirostra americana

Description:

A long-legged bird with a gray body and orange head/neck, The wings are white and black, and the bill is long, black, and upturned.

Habitat:

Found at the local park.

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8 Comments

AshleyT
AshleyT 7 years ago

Me too, Kathleen! They are my favorite shorebirds :)

Love these Ashley!

AshleyT
AshleyT 7 years ago

Thanks Tom, Glen, Antonio, Noah, and Mona! :)

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago

Very nice pictures Ashley...

Noah Citizen
Noah Citizen 7 years ago

great pictures, Ashley!

Great series Ashley,3pic# is awesome :-) congrats and thanks for sharing

Glen Marks
Glen Marks 7 years ago

beautiful bird and series!

Tom15
Tom15 7 years ago

Very nice!

AshleyT
Spotted by
AshleyT

Amarillo, Texas, USA

Spotted on May 5, 2013
Submitted on May 7, 2013

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