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Contributors » ASnelgrove » Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca)

Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) discovered by ASnelgrove (#12088)

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Sighting Info

Observed: October 3, 2021 @ 11:00 AM
Posted on: October 4, 2021 @ 11:19 AM (diff: 1 days)

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By Tclenche on 10/6/2021 3:24:12 PM

A well Balanced bird! Great sighting and photo!!

By ASnelgrove on 10/11/2021 9:12:01 AM

LOL. It was quite a balancing act! I had to look twice myself. The bird was just resting one leg for a moment.

By Tclenche on 10/11/2021 1:58:26 PM

my understanding is that many birds often do this to warm up that leg and get some blood flow going to the limb again.

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