Lakes, ponds, swamps, and marshes with aquatic vegetation
While coots are migratory, they are quite common throughout North America
Least Concern (IUCN Red List)
This species is
to the Truckee Meadows.
Cornell Lab of Ornithology, American Coot, 2021, https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/American_Coot.
National Audubon Society, American Coot, 2021, https://www.audubon.org/field-guide/bird/american-coot.
Fowler, Catherine S. Willard Z. Park’s Ethnographic Notes on the Northern Paiute of Western Nevada, 1933-1944 Volume 1 University of Utah Anthropological Papers Number 114 1989 page 54
Fowler, Catherine S. Subsistence chapter in Handbook of North American Indians Volume 11 Great Basin (page 86) Smithsonian Institution Washington 1986 General Editor William C Sturtevant, Volume Editor Warren L. D’Azevedo
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