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Mountain Plover

Mountain Plover

Charadrius montanus

Nests on shortgrass prairies; found in small flocks in winter. Relatively short-tailed and long-legged, the- Mountain Plover is one of the species that uses prairie dog towns to provide suitable breeding habitat in areas of longer grasses.