Godwit Glide

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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Taken on May 25, 2008