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Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) discovered by Marcel Roy (#393)

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Sighting Info

Observed: September 18, 2010 @ 7:00 AM
Posted on: October 30, 2010 @ 6:50 AM (diff: 42 days)
Comments:
These birds forage in shallow water, sometimes using their bill to stir up the water. They mainly eat insects and small fish, as well as crustaceans and marine worms. It often walks in sand or mud and leaves clear tracks.

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