How to use Avocets in a sentence
The fifth order (the third of the Dasypaedes) is formed by the Grallatores, divided into 2 " series " - (I) Altinares, consisting of 2 " cohorts," Herodii with I family, the herons, and Pelargi with 4 families, spoonbills, ibises, storks, and the umbre (Scopus), with Balaeniceps; (2) Humilinares, also consisting of 2 " cohorts," Limicolae with 2 families, sandpipers and snipes, stilts and avocets, and Cursores with 8 families, including plovers, bustards, cranes, rails, and all the other " waders."
The highlight so far has been its success in attracting WalesÃ¢s first pair of breeding avocets.
During spring and summer you'll almost always find avocets here.
This was a nice drive with quite a few birds and the very shallow lake had some distant Red-necked avocets.
There were also numerous White and Brown Pelicans and a flock of 200+ American avocets plus many gulls and terns.Advertisement