Baking: Ashy Storm-Petrel

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Oceanodroma homochroa

Length: 7.5 in Wingspan: 17 inWeight: 1-1.5 oz

Identification:

Lighter gray than other storm-petrels, with forked tail. Light uppertail coverts, greater coverts, and underwing coverts.

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Distribution:

Nests and winters from northern California to Baja California.

Cool Facts:

The IUCN endangered Ashy Storm-petrel is less of a world traveler than its relatives, breeding and wintering within a small range along the coast of California; nesting populations have declined dramatically on some islands over the past 4 decades.

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References:

Audubon Field Guide

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