black-winged stilt

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Synonyms for black-winged stilt

stilt of Europe and Africa and Asia having mostly white plumage but with black wings

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Wendy Johnson, President of the Hawaii Audubon Society said, "By devoting extensive resources to the creation of waterbird habitat at its facility, Cyanotech has increased vital nesting and breeding opportunities for the endangered Hawaiian Stilt, or Ae'o.
Hawaiian Stilt numbers reached 69 in 1996 and 128 in 1997 with the addition of 60 acres of shallow open water ponds at Cyanotech and a local wastewater treatment plant.
Among them are all four of Hawaii's endangered waterbirds: the ae'o or Hawaiian stilt (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni), `alae keo`keo or Hawaiian coot (Fulica alai), `alae ula or Hawaiian gallinule (Gallinula chloropus sandvicensis), and koloa or Hawaiian duck (Anas wyvilliana).
The endangered waterbirds include the koloa or Hawaiian duck (Anas wyvilliana), the ae'o or Hawaiian stilt (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni), the `alae-ke'oke'o or Hawaiian coot (Fulica americana alai), and the `alae`ula or Hawaiian moorhen (Gallinula chloropus sandvicensis).