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Endangered by climate change - Roseate Tern

Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Accidental: One record:

Wilson’s Plover Charadrius wilsonia Common summer resident, rare in winter

Wilson’s Plover Charadrius wilsonia Common summer resident, rare in winter

Red-Throated Loon (Gavia Stellata) on Nest with Calling Chick,

Red-Throated Loon (Gavia Stellata) on Nest with Calling Chick, Alaska

Red-throated Loon--Gavia Stellata--on nest with calling chick by Michael Quinton. Red-throated Loon breeds primarily in Arctic regions and winters in northern coastal waters. It is the most widely distributed member of the loon or diver family.

'Little Boy Blue' Little Blue Heron by Pete {PelicanPete}, Florida Wetlands

Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea Fairly common permanent resident

Egret chicks and a parent on their nest in a tree on the banks of the Brahmaputra River

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Egret chicks and a parent on their nest in a tree on the banks of the Brahmaputra River

Glaucous Gull

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus Rare winter visitor, 11 accepted records from Dec.-April prior to TBRC delisting in 1997

Mountain Plover chick

Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus Uncommon winter resident in agricultural fields

The call of the Pacific Loon. The loon birds (North America) or divers (UK/Ireland) are a group of aquatic birds The loons toes are connected by webbing.  Flying loons resemble a plump goose with a seagull's wings, relatively small in proportion to the bulky body. The bird holds its head pointing slightly upwards during swimming. In flight the head droops more than in similar aquatic birds.

Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica Rare in winter. Two TBRC accepted records prior to delisting in Several sight records, with a published NAB record from Dec.

Long-tailed Duck or Oldsquaw (Clangula hyemalis) is a medium-sized sea duck. It is the only living member of its genus, Clangula; this was formerly used for the goldeneyes, with the Long-tailed Duck being placed in Harelda.

Long-tailed Duck or Oldsquaw (Clangula hyemalis) is a medium-sized sea duck. It is the only living member of its genus, Clangula; this was formerly used for the goldeneyes, with the Long-tailed Duck being placed in Harelda.

Mississippi kite (Ictinia mississippiensis) is a small bird of prey in the family Accipitridae. It is 12 to 15 inches beak to tail and has a wingspan averaging 3 feet

Mississippi kite (Ictinia mississippiensis) is a small bird of prey in the family Accipitridae. It is 12 to 15 inches beak to tail and has a wingspan averaging 3 feet

Red-necked Phalarope - Alaska

Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Rare spring and fall migrant

#32 Cackling Goose - seen at the Brookwood Library ponds in Hillsboro, Oregon 01-28-2016

Cackling Goose - seen at the Brookwood Library ponds in Hillsboro, Oregon

Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula) female. Vocalizations can be found here. http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/common_goldeneye/sounds

Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula) female. Vocalizations can be found here. http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/common_goldeneye/sounds

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