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Black-necked Stilt
Himantopus mexicanus


Cat Island, Bahamas




Carefully folding her long pink legs underneath her, a Black-necked Stilt settles into her nest along a rocky strip in a pond, as the warm colors of the sunset glow in the water.

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Melissa Groo
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