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The Black-winged Stilt is a social species, and is usually found in small groups. Black-winged Stilts prefer freshwater and saltwater marshes, mudflats, and  shallow edges of lakes and rivers. Black-winged Stilts feed mainly on aquatic insects. They rarely swim for food, preferring instead to wade in shallow water, and seize prey on or near the surface.

The Black-winged Stilt is a social species, and is usually found in small groups. Black-winged Stilts prefer freshwater and saltwater marshes, mudflats, and shallow edges of lakes and rivers. Black-winged Stilts feed mainly on aquatic insects. They rarely swim for food, preferring instead to wade in shallow water, and seize prey on or near the surface.

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Black winged stilt
Habitat
Diet
birds
stilts
freshwater
marshes
mudflats
reflection
one-legged
winged
Kenya
Sweetwaters
East Africa
African
game reserve
safari
nature
Amboseli
Rift Valley Province