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Kotzebue, Alaska, United States

This video shot on June 11th outside of Kotzebue shows red-necked phalaropes displaying circling behavior.

Red-necked phalarope

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Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus)

The red-necked phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus) is a small wader. This phalarope breeds in the Arctic regions of North America and Eurasia. It is migratory, and, unusually for a wader, winters at sea on tropical oceans. (Source: Wikipedia, '', http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-necked_phalarope, CC BY-SA 3.0 . Photo: (c) Greg Lasley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Greg Lasley)

Red-necked phalarope _ Always spinning...

Red-necked phalarope _ Always spinning...The red-necked phalarope, also known as the northern phalarope and hyperborean phalarope, is a small wader. This pha...