Trio of Semipalmated Sandpipers along the southern edge of lake Erie
Photograph by Yvonne de Jong & Tom Butynski, wildsolutions.nl
Several dozen Least Sandpipers (and a handful of Western Sandipers) were feeding in the rich mudflats adjecent to Moonglow Dairy.
04 Oct 2015.
Mercer Corporate Park, Allentown, Mercer Co, NJ.
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.