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Bird Identification: CLOSED: Shore Birds (?) at Sand Creek (Aurora Colorado)

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wingwoman

wingwoman
Aurora, CO
(Zone 4a)

May 19, 2013
7:26 AM

Post #9525666

These little guys look so much like the birds I've seen on central California beaches. Do they have a name? Their cheep cheep cheep noise was what first got my attention as I was crossing the bridge. I haven't seen them again, despite many walks.

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OldNed

OldNed
Merritt Island, FL
(Zone 10a)

May 19, 2013
7:38 AM

Post #9525679

Those are American Avocets. Found all over the western states.

wingwoman

wingwoman
Aurora, CO
(Zone 4a)

May 19, 2013
8:47 AM

Post #9525756

Much appreciation

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