11.I am a male bird who is shiny black, except for my bright red shoulder patch. I am a _______________________________.
12.I can hold up to 3 gallons of water and fish in my pouch. I am a ______________________________________________________.
13.I am an adult bird who stands up to 4 feet tall and a permanent resident of Gulf Islands National Seashore. I am a _________________________________________________________.
14.I can be distinguished in flight from other shorebirds by my flashy black and white wing pattern. I am the
15.Although I eat a lot of my meals at landfills, my favorite food is fish. I am a natural acrobat. I am a
16.I make my nest in a shallow hole in the sand. I do not use leaves or twigs to build my nest. I am a
17.My beak is shaped like a knife blade and is sharp enough to cut paper. I am a ________________________________________.
18.I can be distinguished from other shorebirds in flight by the fact that I hover as I fly and continually look down searching the water for my next meal. I am a
19.When I am sitting on my nest, I become a very aggressive bird. I try to protect my nesting place fiercely; however, if I feel threatened I will kill my baby chicks. I am the