18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Willet Duel One

Willets feeding along the Assateague National Seashore Shoreline, in Chincoteague, VA. We observed these two Willets jockeying for the best position on the shoreline, then dueling over their catch.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Chincoteague, Virginia, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T6i
Copyright: © Aimee Benitez