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Montana de Oro: The Mountain of Gold

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on May 23, 2013, 1:13 p.m.
Curlew on the shores of Montana de Oro

Photo: Mike Baird/Flickr

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Diversity in wing and beak

Birders delight in the diversity of species to be found in Montaña de Oro state park. Long-billed curlews, pictured here, are a common site as they feed along the surfline on the beaches.