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Surfbird - Calidris virgata

Photo: Ralph Hocken; 2005 Apr 5; Adult; Breeding;
Song: Calls are a mix of whining peeps, "waa-waa-waaAAH", and nasal grating noises. Flight song is made up of harsh grating buzzy call notes given in series: "tur-ah tur-ah tur-ah tur-ah".
Sound: Ted Miller (Bird Songs of the Arctic); Canada, Yukon; Southern Ogilvies; Adult; Primary Sound;


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