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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

star_bit

Date

August 30, 2014 06:01 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Intermediate Egret Mesophoyx intermedia

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

August 31, 2014 10:32 AM IST

Place

Andal (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

metsa

Date

August 28, 2014 09:42 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

flying back to usual nesting area

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

August 31, 2014 10:46 AM IST

Place

Andal (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 30, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Birds (class Aves or clade Avialae) are feathered, winged, two-legged, warm-blooded, egg-laying vertebrates. Aves ranks as the tetrapod class with the most living species, approximately ten thousand. Extant birds belong to the subclass Neornithes, living worldwide and ranging in size from the 5 cm (2 in) Bee Hummingbird to the 2.75 m (9 ft) Ostrich. The fossil record indicates that birds emerged within the theropod dinosaurs during the Jurassic period, around 150 million years ago. Birds are the only living...

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