The American Avocet at Mecox inlet continues, on west side. Now on east side! 

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> On Aug 23, 2019, at 11:52 AM, Douglas Futuyma <> wrote:
> The American Avocet was still present at 7:30 this morning, on the eastern 
> side of the (sometime) cut from Mecox Bay to the ocean. It had its head 
> tucked while I was there, despite birders' relatively close presence. 
> There were a very few other shorebirds (Piping Plover, Sanderling, 
> Semipalmated Sandpiper, both Yellowlegs), and Chris Gangemi spotted an adult 
> Lesser Black-backed Gull amid the Great Black-backed and Herring Gulls.:
> I returned via Shinnecock Inlet and Dune Road. Other than a strong westward 
> flux of Barn Swallows and a large Tree Swallow flock at Triton Lane, I saw 
> nothing notable, either during a short sea watch at the inlet or at various 
> stops to the west. Neither I nor Eileen Schwinn, whom I met at Tiana Beach, 
> found the Avocet that had been there earlier this week.
> Doug Futuyma
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