TITLE

Every Call Counts

AUTHOR(S)
Murphy, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Apr2010, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the American woodcock, Scolopax minor. It is noted that migratory birds, like the woodcock, spend their winters in southern U.S. and head north during spring. Ornithologists can monitor a male woodcock's population easily by observing its peenting. The woodcock has a long bill, round body, large eyes, and erratic flight.
ACCESSION #
49167042

 

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