Michigan IBA Coordinator
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Important Bird Areas Program Press Room
following bird photographs may be downloaded for use in
association with information available in this press release
about Important Bird Areas in Michigan.
Up to 7% of the world's Canvasbacks spend the fall and
winter on the Detroit River, making it a globally significant
IBA for this rare species.
Thousands of Redheads, like this male, use the river
during the non-breeding season each year, joining the
huge Canvasback flocks..
here is a breathtaking panoramic of a raft of over 5,000
waterfowl in Mud Island on the Detroit River taken on
4 January 2010. Composite by Jerry S. Jourdan.
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