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SCIENTIFIC NAME: Recurvirostra americana

STATUS: Possible breeder. Fairly common in winter, spring, and fall, and rare in summer in Gulf Coast region. In other regions, occasional in spring and late summer, and rare in fall. Low Conservation concern.

HABITAT: Found in marshes, and on ponds, shallow lakes, shorelines, and flats.