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

Yellow Sea

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

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Bar-tailed Godwit
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East Asian Australasian Flyway
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Limosa lapponica
Yalu Estuary
Yalu Jiang
Yalujiang Nature Reserve
Yellow Sea
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coastal
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