Unique among the small sandpipers known as "peeps," the White-rumped Sandpiper shows white above the base of the tail. Its striking rump, along with its distinctive call note, make it readily identifiable in the midst of a flock of flying small shorebirds.
A riparian wildlife area along the edge of Lake Lewisville.
Lat: 33.15, Long: -97.02
Spotted on Sep 15, 2012
Submitted on Sep 21, 2012