Photo Credits: Peter Wilton

Photo Credits: Peter Wilton

American Golden-Plover (Pluvialis dominica)

American Golden-Plovers live in tundra, grasslands, and shorelines. Their main diet consists of insects, but they also eat seeds. Their average wingspan is 22.4 in. and they weigh 4.3-6.8 oz. Their common call is “que-dal” or “tuu-u-ee.” They are protected on the US Migratory Bird list.

Frequency: Rare