American Avocets

Larry Trupp

Winnipeg, Canada

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Captured (as is) early in the morning, while feeding in the marsh, at Oak Hammock Marsh, north of Stony Mountain, Manitoba, Canada. Better seen enlarged HERE

Camera Details: Canon EOS Digital Rebel T3I 18.0 MP CMOS, w Sigma 150mm-500mm Zoom Lens Shooting Mode Scene Intelligent 1/1000 exp 11.0, ISO1250 Focal Length 500mm.

American Avocet: Recurvirostra americana… fairly common..18 in. (46 cm). A large slim shorebird with very slender up-tuned bill, more up-turned in the female. This and striking white and black pattern makes this bird unique..In breeding plummage, head and neck pinkish tan or orange buff; Avocets feed with scythelike sweep of head and bill .Voice; Sharp wheek or kleet, excitedly repeated; Habitat: Mudflats, shallow lakes, marshes, and prairie ponds.

If you care to hear their call, turn up the sound and click HERE

Featured in:

The Birds…12 May 2012

THIS & THAT (3 a day limit)…12 May 2012

The World As We See It , or as we missed it…12 May 2012

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