A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

red knot winter plumage


At left(under Willet) - small shorebird, with white belly, reddish patch on chest, white underside with chevron barring. Willet and marbled godwit for size comparison. Similar birds with varying degrees of barring and spotting/color on wings. See next spotting


Mission bay park, on the sand berm that has been raised to protect the beach from high tides

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Spotted by

San Diego, California, USA

Lat: 32.78, Long: -117.25

Spotted on Dec 25, 2018
Submitted on Jan 7, 2019

Related Spottings

Red Knot Red Knot Sanderling Red Knot

Nearby Spottings

red knot little blue heron eating bay pipefish Marbled Godwit Snowy Egret