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The Eurasian Woodcock

3 monthes ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

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While there are 8 species of woodcocks worldwide, only two - the American and the Eurasian ones - are widespread. As the American one is suspected of having voted for Donald Trump in the 2020 election (despite this being against its own interest - increased gun ownership is not doing the species any good), this post exclusively focuses on the Eurasian one.
Shanghai is just at the Northern edge of the species' wintering range, so the birds shown here may stay for the winter or move further south.
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