This blog has photos of birds and other animals taken by a birder and amateur photographer. Included are personal photos and other photos taken on our trips: people, landscapes, cityscapes, nature, museums, etc.
We have included photos from the following countries:
- United States
- Costa Rica
- New Zealand
- South Africa
- Trinidad & Tobago
Monday, November 21, 2016
RUFF, MARIEVALE BIRD SANCTUARY, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
We can ID this sandpiper as a Ruff by its scaly looking upperparts, orange legs and orange base of the bill.
The Ruff is a new species to our Photographic Life List, which now stands at 345.