Yuma Clapper Rail near Yucca Valley (dead)
- Here's an interesting story of a Yuma Clapper Rail found dead well away
from any water, just south of Joshua Tree National Park, at a solar farm. I
assume it was flying high and mistook the place for water.
A follow up article provides a list of many waterbirds found dead here:
(including Surf Scoter, Red-br Merganser, and several Brown Pelicans)
The exact location is here:
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