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sanderling

Calidris alba

Description:

Small flocking arctic shorebird that winters in the temperate zone

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3 Comments

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 9 years ago

Yes it is. This pair let us get fairly close without spooking. The last time I saw them, I had to hide behind a large rock to get half as close.

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

It's interesting to watch them forage for food.

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 9 years ago

added photo

KarenSaxton
Spotted by
KarenSaxton

Lakeside, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Nov 30, 2011
Submitted on Nov 30, 2011

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