European Golden-Plover

Pluvialis apricaria

The one Pribilof record (St. Paul Island) was only the second record from Alaska and the rest of western North America. This late spring/early summer overshoot migrant was unexpected as its range is more typical for a fall vagrant to the Bering Sea region.

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Photo by Cory Gregory