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(Porzana carolina)

Sora Information
Length: 8 - 10"

Habitat: Freshwater marshes, saltwater marshes, swamps, bogs, wet meadows, marshy edges of ponds. Prefers wetland habitat with dense marsh vegetation such as cattails and sedges.

Seeds of wetland plants such as sedges and grasses; aquatic insects, crustaceans, wild rice.
Photo © Don DesJardin
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Additional Information:
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
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