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Godwit Glide

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Marbled Godwit (Limosa fedoa). Their numbers were reduced by hunting at the end of the 19th century. Although they had recovered somewhat since that time, their population has declined in recent times as suitable habitat is used for farming.

Featured, Aug 2010: Cornell Lab of Ornithology

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  1. PR_WIN 58 months ago | reply

    greart shot

  2. Sarah B in SD 58 months ago | reply

    Fabulous Shot!

  3. ● SandroG 58 months ago | reply

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  5. Les Brown...60 today, 2.11.14!!! [deleted] 58 months ago | reply

    superb capture

  6. ABERLIN2009 58 months ago | reply

    Fantastic Image!
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  7. Oda 2012 58 months ago | reply

    Great capture~~~

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  9. labtamg 58 months ago | reply

    Beautiful composition !

  10. Lanaa1 58 months ago | reply

    Amazing color and action shot!

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  12. Beth Sargent 57 months ago | reply

    Geez how did I miss this. Soooooooooo Beautiful.

  13. 99Phil 57 months ago | reply

    Well done!

  14. DaisyYeung 57 months ago | reply

    Wow... very nice!

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  16. oosh 50 months ago | reply

    Beautiful shot.

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