The BioFiles - Bill Hubick

American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana)

Genus Recurvirostra  / Family Recurvirostridae  / Order Charadriiformes  / Class Aves  / Phylum Chordata  / Kingdom Animalia

An American Avocet in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/26/2015).

An American Avocet at the Salton Sea, California (10/9/2011).

An American Avocet at the Salton Sea, California (10/9/2011).

An American Avocet at the Salton Sea, California (10/9/2011).

An American Avocet at the Salton Sea, California (10/9/2011).

American Avocets at a storm water pond in Prince George's Co., Maryland (10/21/2014). Found by Tom Ostrowski.

American Avocets on Hart-Miller Island in Baltimore County, Maryland (7/23/2005).

One of five American Avocets found at Blackwater NWR, Dorchester County, Maryland on 11/3/2007. This species is surprisingly difficult to find in Maryland away from key sites such as Hart-Miller Island.

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (10/2/2020).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (3/27/2021).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (4/7/2021).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (4/7/2021).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (4/7/2021).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (4/7/2021).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (4/7/2021).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (4/7/2021).

American Avocet in Monterey County, California (2/6/2021).

An American Avocet in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (4/20/2018).

American Avocet in Calvert Co., Maryland (11/5/2016).


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American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana) - Map

For now, here's a fun heat map representation of my personal sightings in iNaturalist courtesy of iNaturalist.