- Long, drooping bill.
- White eyebrow.
- Long legs with greenish tinge. You can just make out the greenish tinge on the legs.
- Heavily dark barred underside.
- Dark splotches on the back.
Friday, July 29, 2016
BREEDING STILT SANDPIPER, NONQUON SEWAGE LAGOONS, PORT PERRY, ON
Even though it is not a great photo because of the lighting, we can ID this sandpiper as a breeding Stilt Sandpiper as follows:
The Stilt Sandpiper (Calidris himantopus) is a new species to our Life List, which now stands at 309.