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Release Date: 2016-07-30 00:00:00
Release Location: Miscou Island, New Brunswick, Canada
Last Location: 2017-03-29 01:47:07
This bird was named after the Île Lamèque, an island on the Acadian Peninsula and a primary stopover for the whimbrel. The birds feed there in blueberry fields and tidal mud flats for about two to three weeks before migrating to Brazil.