Pacific Golden-Plover (Pluvialis fulva), far left, Shollenberger Park, Petaluma, Sonoma County, California - 30 October 2010. Four of these birds were present this morning. A Black-bellied Plover and two Dowitchers on the right.
Pluvialis-type plover. Golden upperparts with some remaining breeding plumage.
The Pacific Golden Plover (Pluvialis fulva) is a medium-sized plover.