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Sandpiper or plover? Or both? A field report from Chile [Video]

By on Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 - 8 Comments

In early January, two Cornell undergraduates, Andy Johnson and Hope Batcheller, visited Chile to help with some shorebird research and to gather audio and video for our Macaulay Library. One of the places they visited was the Yeso Valley, where … Continue reading

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Godwits Go Missing on Chiloé

By on Wednesday, January 20th, 2010 - 2 Comments

Cornell graduate student Nate Senner has been writing from Chiloé Island, Chile, where he’s studying Hudsonian Godwits on their wintering grounds. He wrote yesterday with a puzzling situation on his hands: Where have all the godwits gone? A funny thing … Continue reading

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Godwits and Scientists Rendezvous in Chile

By on Monday, January 18th, 2010 - 2 Comments

Cornell Ph.D. student Nathan Senner is back on Chiloé Island, Chile, this month to study shorebirds he last saw in his home state of Alaska. As you may remember from stories he posted last year, he’s trying to learn how … Continue reading

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