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Long-billed Curlew
Long-billed Curlew
© Parks Canada / Lynch, W. /, 2002

The long-billed curlew's bill can be as long as 21 centimetres-about one-third of its length! This extremely long bill is perfect for reaching earthworms in their tunnels and shrimps and crabs in their underground burrows.

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