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Black Oystercatchers

A few summers ago, photographer Gregg Thompson followed a Black Oystercatcher family near the Tsawwassen Ferry dock outside of Vancouver, British Columbia. Look at the way they change as they grow!

A Black Oystercatcher chick

Black Oystercatcher chick feeding at water's edge in Vancouver, BC

Photo of Black Oystercatchers, adult and chick, foraging in Vancouver, BC

Black Oystercatcher and chick feeding at shoreline

Black Oystercatcher on the beach in Vancouver, BC

Black Oystercatcher walking in Vancouver, BC

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All photos are © Gregg Thompson and may not be used without permission.

Check out this story about Black Oystercatchers, Oystercatcher's World.

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