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Kristian Bell of St Helier, Jersey, won round 227 with this image of a bird on the run in Sarasota, Florida baby birb

**Awwww!......I'M GOING TO GROW UP AND BE SO BEAUTIFUL, YOU'LL WONDER - IS THAT THE FUNNY LITTLE BIRD WHO USE TO WANDER ALL OVER OUR BACK YARD???......ccp

Meet the spoon-billed sandpiper, a long distance migrant shorebird that is in big trouble! Less than 200 pairs survive today because of coastal development hunting. This little chick carries the hope of a species!

March 5, 2013—Researchers with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology capture video of newborn Spoon Billed Sandpiper chicks. This critically endangered Asian shorebird could go extinct within ten years.