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First record of Long-billed Dowitcher for Azerbaijan

Two Long-billed Dowitchers were discovered on an exploratory winter field trip on 31 January 2017 near Narimanabad (Kizil Agach). This is the first known record of this species for Azerbaijan. The trip was guided by Jos van Oostveen from Kaukasus Plus Reizen.


Long-billed Dowitcher © Jos van Oostveen
Rear view © Jos van Oostveen
Foraging with a Common Snipe © Jos van Oostveen

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