Dominant shorebird today
Whole flock in photograph.
left of the Ruddy Turnstone and behind the turnstone.
The calidrids or typical waders are a group of Arctic-breeding, strongly migratory wading birds. These birds form huge mixed flocks on coasts and estuaries in winter. They are the typical "sandpipers", small to medium-sized, long-winged and relatively short-billed.