|Scientific Name:||Calidris alba |
|Area:||Nestucca Spit, Oregon|
|Date:||January 25, 2005|
This member of the Sandpiper family will usually be seen in a group chasing the edge of waves in search of food in winter along the Oregon Coast. A male and a female are shown in lower photo in the breading plumage of of May to August.
Oregon Dunes Loop Trail - - - June 21, 2015
|Reference:||Western Birds by Peterson / Western Birds by Farrand||