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Red-necked avocet

The red-necked avocet (Recurvirostra novaehollandiae) also known as the Australian avocet, cobbler, cobbler's awl, and painted lady, is a wader of the family Recurvirostridae that is endemic to Australia.

Australian magpie

The Australian magpie (Gymnorhina tibicen) is a medium-sized black and white passerine bird native to Australia and southern New Guinea.

Agami heron

The agami heron (Agamia agami) is a medium-sized heron. It is a resident breeding bird from Central America south to Peru and Brazil. It is sometimes known as the chestnut-bellied heron.

Toco Toucan

The toco toucan (Ramphastos toco), also known as the common toucan or toucan, is the largest and probably the best known species in the toucan family. It is found throughout a large part of central and eastern South America.

Toucan sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta

Water Rail

The Water Rail  (Rallus aquaticus lives in North Africa, in almost all of Europe and Asia.

Many-colored rush tyrant

The many-colored rush tyrant (Tachuris rubrigastra) or many-coloured rush tyrant, is a small passerine bird of South America belonging to the tyrant flycatcher family.

Cedar waxwing

The cedar waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) is native of North and Central America, breeding in open wooded areas in southern Canada and wintering in the southern half of the United States, Central America, and the far northwest of South America.

Blue-eyed shag

The imperial shag, also called the blue-eyed shag, (Phalacrocorax atriceps) is a black and white cormorant native to many subantarctic islands, the Antarctic Peninsula and southern South America.

Southern emu-wren

The southern emu-wren (Stipiturus malachurus) is endemic to Australia.

Southern emu-wren bird painting by Artmagenta
Southern emu-wren

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Spotted Redshank

The Spotted Redshank (Tringa erythropus) breed in Scandinavia and northern Asia.

Spotted Redshank sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Spotted Redshank

Bald Eagle

The Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) is a bird that lives in North America. The bird occurs locally from the Aleutian Islands and Alaska in the north to northwestern Mexico in the south. The Bald Eagle occurs not only on the coast but often inland on rivers and large lakes.

Bald Eagle sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Bald Eagle
The Bald Eagle is USA's National Bird.

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The Common Redshank (Tringa totanus) is nesting in large parts of Europe and Asia, north of the Himalayas and as far east as to China. Most of the world population are migratory birds and are wintering in the Middle East, India andSoutheast Asia. The species overwinters also locally along most of the African coasts. The majority of the population in the UK and Western Europe are sedentary or move short distances out to sea.

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White-breasted Waterhen

The white-breasted waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus) is a waterbird of the rail and crake family, Rallidae, that is widely distributed across South and Southeast Asia.

Velvet Scoter

Velvet Scoter (Melanitta fusca) breed in Europe and northern parts of western Asia.

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Kaempfer's woodpecker

The Kaempfer's woodpecker (Celeus obrieni), also known as PiauĂ­ woodpecker, is a species of woodpecker from Brazil.

Wood Grouse

The Wood Grouse  (Tetrao urogallus), Heather Cock or Capercaillie is a very large and heavy fowl similar to the black grouse, but distinguished from it in larger size and the rounded tail. The bird is found in northern and central Europe and northern Asia.

Wood Grouse, a bird sketch by Artmagenta.
Wood Grouse

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Piping Plover

The Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) is a small sand-colored, sparrow-sized shorebird that nests and feeds along coastal sand and gravel beaches in North America. Their breeding habitat includes beaches or sand flats on the Atlantic coast, the shores of the Great Lakes, and in the mid-west of Canada and the United States. They nest on sandy or gravel beaches or shoals.

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Western Marsh Harrier

Marsh Harrier (Circus aeruginosus) nests in all of Europe, northwest Africa, northern parts of the Middle East and Central Asia. It nests in almost every country in Europe, but is absent in northern Scandinavia. Marsh Harrier is rare in the British Isles and currently doesn't breed in Ireland and Wales. In the Middle East you find populations in Turkey, Iraq and Iran and Central Asia extends the species' spread eastward as far as the north-western China, Mongolia and Lake Baikal region of Siberia.

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Great Shearwater

The Great Shearwater (Puffinus gravis) nest on the islands of Nightingale Island and Inaccessible Island in the archipelago of Tristan da Cunha and Gough Island. A very small number, not more than 15 pairs nest in the Falkland Islands.
During the breeding season the Great Shearwater can be found in an area stretching from the southern tip of Africa to South America's east coast. It is one of the few nesting bird species in the southern hemisphere that is moving to the northern hemisphere. During this long flight the Great Shearwater follows a circular path when it first goes north to the waters off South America and then go to the north along North America's east coast before crossing the Atlantic in August.
Great Shearwater breed in large colonies on sub-arctic islands that are visited only at night to avoid predators. The bird's nest is built in a soil pit dug into the sloping ground.

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White-tailed Eagle

White-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) is the largest bird of prey in northern Europe and one of the largest in the world. Tailed eagle nest in Greenland, Iceland, northern Scotland, Scandinavia, the Baltics, Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Turkey, east through Russia and Siberia, in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Mongolia, China, Japan and east to the Bering Strait.
White-tailed Eagle
White-tailed Eagle