Providing a vital water source in a parched landscape, Lake Mead National Recreation Area (@lakemeadnps) is an oasis for birds. At least 268 different birds have been spotted here, including dozens of species of ducks, geese, and other waterfowl that don’t have many options for refueling in the desert. ⠀
Western Grebe. Photo: Rick Derevan/Audubon Photography Awards⠀
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