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A female Bar-tailed
Godwit foraging on the mudflats around the industrialized Yalu
estuary in China; virtually the entire North American population of Bar-tailed Godwits make
a single stop at these mudflats where they refuel for about a month on their northward
migration. Yalujiang, China. April.