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Sanderling

Observed: 22nd September 2012 By: trevrobtrevrob’s reputation in Birdstrevrob’s reputation in Birdstrevrob’s reputation in Birds
sanderlings
Description:

the two birds have differant shades of colours on there backs ,one on the left is very dark one on the right is very light, is this there change to winter plumage or is one a juvenile

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Plumage

Certainly the one on the left looks to have remains of the summer plumage and the one on the right is in winter plumage.

Donald Hobern