Photos / Sounds

What

Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 02:57 PM PDT

Description

Six Long-billed Dowitchers waded and fished

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Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 02:59 PM PDT

Description

Cliff Swallows gathered mud by the edge of the water

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Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 03:24 PM PDT

Description

I think this may be a young Bewick's Wren

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Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 04:39 PM PDT

Description

There were dozens of Semipalmated Plovers among the 15,000 shorebirds

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Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 04:49 PM PDT

Description

Three Marsh Wrens were singing their hearts out near the beach filled with shorebirds

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Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 04:52 PM PDT

Description

Most of the 15,000 shorebirds were Western Sandpipers

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Scouler's Willow Salix scouleriana

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 04:57 PM PDT

Description

Salix scouleriana (Scouler's Willow) created a tunnel for the boardwalk

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Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 05:18 PM PDT

Description

A Song Sparrow sang and sang

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North American River Otter Lontra canadensis

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 05:44 PM PDT

Description

A River Otter was surprised to see us!

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Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 05:53 PM PDT

Description

Six Red-necked Phalaropes were my favorite birds of the day

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Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 7, 2019 05:56 PM PDT

Description

We think this pair were Lesser Scaups