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    • Charadriiformes
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba

Observer

james3

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

james3

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

james3

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans

Observer

james3

Date

August 21, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

Observer

keimwj

Date

August 14, 2014 05:25 PM EDT

Description

14 Aug 2014.
Bradford Dam, Bucks Co, PA.
Found in muddy spots around the lake.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Heermann's gull Larus heermanni

Observer

dpom

Date

August 21, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

dpom

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla

Observer

logybayer

Date

August 20, 2014 06:27 PM NDT

Description

These photos are all of the same bird. They were taken in burst mode with only 0.1 sec between images.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

dpom

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

California Gull Larus californicus

Observer

dpom

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Gull Larus occidentalis

Observer

dpom

Date

August 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans

Observer

dpom

Date

August 21, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

Charadriiformes is a diverse order of small to medium-large birds. It includes about 350 species and has members in all parts of the world. Most Charadriiformes live near water and eat invertebrates or other small animals; however, some are pelagic (sea birds), some occupy deserts and a few are found in thick forest.

No range data available.