Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

The Living Bird

Migratory Bar-tailed Godwits (Limosa lapponica) of the Alaskan breeding L. l. baueri race returning to their hide roost at the most critical stopover site at teh industrailized Yalu Estuary in China's Yellow Sea. This location is critical for godwits as they migrate from New Zealand to Alaska each year. Yalu Jiang, China. April.
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Migratory Bar-tailed Godwits (Limosa lapponica) of the Alaskan breeding L. l. baueri race returning to their hide roost at the most critical stopover site at teh industrailized Yalu Estuary in China's Yellow Sea. This location is critical for godwits as they migrate from New Zealand to Alaska each year. Yalu Jiang, China. April.

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