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American Dipper

Cinclus mexicanus

Photo:Gordon H. Philip
American Dipper. Photo:Gordon H. Philip

The American dipper is found along sub-treeline mountain streams of the montane cordillera. Dippers wade, and even swim, in fast-moving water in search of invertibrates to feed on.

Map of American Dipper in Canada
Distribution of American Dipper in Canada

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