shorebirds

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Long-billed Curlew 6

tags: Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 25 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/1600s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Long-billed Curlew 5

tags: Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 25 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/2000s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Long-billed Curlew 4

tags: Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 25 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/2000s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Long-billed Curlew 3

tags: Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 25 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/1600s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Long-billed Curlew 2

tags: Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 25 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/1600s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Long-billed Curlew 1

tags: Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Long-billed Curlew, Numenius americanus, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 25 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/2000s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Identify This Shorebird

tags: Shorebird, bird identification quiz, birds, nature, Image of the Day A lovely mystery shorebird for you to identify. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 11 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope with TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/640s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Marbled Godwits

tags: Marbled Godwit, Limosa fedoa, birds, nature, Image of the Day Marbled Godwits, Limosa fedoa, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. These birds are in various stages of changing their plumages (and beak color) from basic to alternate. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 2 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope with TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/1000s f/8.0…

Greater Yellowlegs

tags: Greater Yellowlegs, Tringa melanoleuca, birds, nature, Image of the Day Greater Yellowlegs, Tringa melanoleuca, at Frenchtown Road, Bolivar Peninsula, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 12 June 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope with TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/750s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Limnodromus griseus

tags: Short-billed Dowitcher, Limnodromus griseus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Short-billed Dowitcher, Limnodromus griseus, at Frenchtown Road, Bolivar Peninsula, Texas. This individual is acquiring alternate (breeding) plumage. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 6 June 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope with TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/500s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.