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Winter plumage Sanderling feeding with other waders just after high tide

Observed: 5th December 2009 By: dw5448
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

In first picture, sanderling is light cloured bird just left of centre (with a possible rear view of another just left of centre). Dunlin and ringed plover give sense of size and colouration. Very fuzzy side view to centre of second picture.

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No interactions present.

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Sanderling

The way they run is often the best way of spotting them - like a clockwork toy!

Colin

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