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  • French
    • courlis à long bec
    • courlis à long bec
  • Scientific Names
    • Numenius americanus
  • English
    • Long-billed Curlew
    • Long Billed Curlew
  • Spanish
    • Zarapito pico largo
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • LBCU

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Recent observations

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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mrfish33

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July 28, 2015

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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ivanparr

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August 21, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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aredoubles

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August 22, 2015 11:20 AM CDT

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Three flyovers here.

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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rjadams55

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July 29, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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kfsaylor

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August 8, 2015

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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August 4, 2015 09:06 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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lostredwoodd

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July 30, 2015 11:07 PM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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colinmorita

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July 26, 2015 08:00 AM CDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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July 28, 2015 08:45 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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elinpierce

Date

July 26, 2015 06:58 PM MDT

Description

Single bird -Possibly with a brood

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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July 26, 2015 08:57 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

Date

July 24, 2015 11:08 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) is a large North American shorebird of the family Scolopacidae. This species was also called "sicklebird" and the "candlestick bird". The species is native to central and western North America. In the winter, the species migrates southwards, as well as towards the coastline.

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.