Orange County, California, US
watched bird feed and walk across sand.
Pluvialis squatarola (Linnaeus, 1758), Grey Plover, Ras Al Khor, Dubai, UAE, 8 December 2014
On top, to the right.
The Grey Plover (Pluvialis squatarola), known as the Black-bellied Plover in North America, is a medium-sized plover breeding in arctic regions. It is a long-distance migrant, with a nearly worldwide coastal distribution when not breeding.