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Solitary Purple Sandpiper

Observed: 3rd December 2011 By: bf353
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Quite rough high tide splashing onto large man-placed rocks, with some green see-weed sort of plant growth. Sandpiper completely at 'home' with waves regularly splashing onto it. Vigorous feeding style while running (sometimes skidding on rock surface while landing). Observed from just 4-5 metres away with clear view for some 15 minutes.

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