Number of accepted Black-tailed Godwit records for Louisiana = 1 as of June 2015
One in definitive alternate plumage (1994-20) from 11-13 May 1994, Vermilion: E. side of Hwy. 35,
approx. 1 mi. S of Hwy. 699; Jim Holmes (ph), Dave Patton (ph), Michael J. Austin, Joseph P. Kleiman,
John P. Sevenair, Matthew Pontiff, and Paul E. Conover (ph)(FN 48(3):308; LOS 159). This is the first
record for Louisiana and the Gulf Coast.