Bay Nature magazineFall 2012

The Bay

Naturalist’s Notebook: Stilt vs. Avocet

October 16, 2012

Jack Laws lays it out on two of our most charismatic shorebirds: the black-necked stilt and the American avocet.

About the Author

Naturalist and illustrator John Muir Laws is the author of the Laws Field Guide to the Sierra Nevada and Sierra Birds: A Hiker's Guide. Learn more and find class schedules at