Take a walk on the beach and you might find the remnants of this bird's nightly hunting activities. The Woodcock uses its long bill to probe sandy ground for earthworms and other small insects, leaving holes called borings.
This bird is subject to the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and remains under the stewardship of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It can be borrowed for wildlife conservation, ecology, biology, scientific, or educational purposes. There may be limits on other, non-educational uses. Please contact us if you have any questions.