American Golden-Plover

Pluvialis dominica

ML122507461


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Gena Zolotar
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eBird Checklist S49748740
Spreckles Ave. Pond (State at Spreckles)
Santa Clara, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 37.4332, -121.9662 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Media notes

Observation details

Bird reported this afternoon by Matthew D. and seen on mudflat near the railroad tracks. Very pale, gray-toned golden-plover with striking white eyebrow and white face contrasting with dark cap. Some golden feathers seen on rump when bird lifted its wings. Very long wings - folded primaries extending quite far beyond tertials.

Technical Information

Model
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
f-stop
f/6.5
Focal length
247 mm
Shutter speed
1/250 sec
ISO
125
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
1,444KB
Dimensions
1360 x 1020

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