In a flooded field

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After a nice spring shower the grass seemed to spring up just a bit greener and these wet field provided the perfect place for some Long-Billed Curlews to spend the afternoon foraging.

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Curlews are a bird we seem to never tire of observing. Probing the grass with that enormous bill.

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Amazing birds.

4 thoughts on “In a flooded field

    1. Hi Eliza, the beak on these guys does tell us quite a bit about the wonders of evolution and adaptation. They are actually big birds and have a fascination call athat makes observing very fun indeed.

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