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Photo Credits: Mike Baird

Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola)

Virginia Rails live in marshes. They eat insects, crustaceans, fish, and seeds. Their wingspan is 12.6-15 in. and they weigh 2.3-3.4 oz. Virginia Rails sing a repeated, clicking “kid-ick” noise. They are protected on the US Migratory Bird list.

Frequency: Rare