Flickr user KoolPix recently captured this beauty of a photo at Jones Beach, NY. He estimates there were some 3,000 birds–mostly dunlins–in this flock. Thanks for sharing through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr Group!  

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  1. It looks so warm there. It’s just above 20 degrees here in Kentucky and we have snow on the ground. That picture makes me want to take a vacation.

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