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Wilson’s Snipe

Posted by Edwin Bowe on February 18, 2022 at 2:34 pm
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Location: Celery Fields, Sarasota, FL
Wilson’s snipes inhabit the muddy edges of ponds, where they forage for invertebrates (including earthworms) by bobbing their heads up and down into the mud. As evident from this image, the alternating light and dark bars provides excellent camouflage.