31 Aug 2014.
Cape May Point State Park, Cape May Co, NJ.
Found at a small pond.
Two of at least five seen in river near Compton Creek inlet.
Two of at least five seen on river near Compton Creek inlet.
I think that this may be a snowy plover but it doesn't look quite right to me.
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.