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Calidris alba


These cute little darlings chased the waves and turning around in the neck of time to avoid getting washed to sea. Sometimes one made a late escape and fell over only to gether itself as quickly as possible, its feathers wet and ruffled. When in flight, they display great formation flying skills. Staying just above the water and scanning the whole water region near the shore.

1 species ID suggestions


Arathia 5 years ago

Thank you Alice. Thank you Dontun. Yes, they were really adorable to watch!

dotun55 5 years ago

These birdie photo brought a smile to my face especially the third one :)

alicelongmartin 5 years ago

Lovely Series!

Arathia 5 years ago

Thank you, Adrsh and Marta. It's a real encouragement to see your comments :)

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 5 years ago

I am excited to see this :) Wonderful spotting :)

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Very beautiful series, Arathia!

Arathia 5 years ago

Thanks for the ID suggestions Ava T-B!

L.A., California, USA

Lat: 34.01, Long: -118.49

Spotted on Aug 22, 2013
Submitted on Aug 22, 2013

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