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Wilson's Plover - Charadrius wilsonia

Photo: John Reaume; Adult; Breeding;
Song: Flight calls are high shrill "wheet" or "queet" notes less melodic than most other plovers. Sharp "quit' and squeaky "keest" given when flushed slurr together into a rattling "jrrrrid jrrrid..." during flight or as bird becomes more agitated.
Sound: Monty Brigham (Bird Sounds of Canada); Adult; Call;

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