Ruddy Turnstone

White breasted bird with orange feet, black/brown back, short beak

Detailed Description

The avian paramyxovirus is found across the planet, infect wild and domestic birds, and sometimes lead to disease outbreaks, but according to a new study led by the USGS, wild ducks and shorebirds do not appear to carry these viruses, which can lead to Newcastle disease that sickens or kills poultry.


Image Dimensions: 4101 x 2734

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Location Taken: US