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long-legged web-footed black-and-white shorebird with slender upward-curving bill

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Huang also captured some incredible images of a flock of pied avocet spreading their wings and gliding in the air.
A bird watcher surnamed Huang told the Liberty Times that after three days waiting at the scene, she spotted 16 pied avocets migrate to Yilan to spend the winter, which is the largest number she has ever seen.
The site also regularly supports breeding populations of the Kentish Plover (Charadrius alexandrines) and Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta).
Migratory water birds to be spotted here this time include Greater Flamingos which come from Gujarat, Maharashtra and Orissa's coastline; Bar- Headed Geese which breed in Central Asia; Pied Avocet from Western Europe and Africa; Northern Shoveler; Ruddy Shelduck; Common Coot; Red- Crowned Ibis; Gadwal; Ruff; Common Coot and Eurasian Spoonbill.