Tag Archives: Dunlin

Sandy Bill

This week’s photo, taken April 29, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a DUNLIN, one of many shorebirds migrating north this time of year. This DUNLIN has dressed up for the long journey to its breeding grounds. … Continue reading

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A Numbers Game

This week’s photo, taken February 1, 2016 from the Edmonds, WA pier, features a “few” DUNLIN, the same species mentioned in last week’s post. Actually, there are far more than a few DUNLIN in this photo, and your assignment, if … Continue reading

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A Mighty Wind

This week’s photo, taken from the pier in Edmonds, WA, features a small fraction of a large flock of DUNLIN, a common wintering shorebird in the Puget Sound area. More than 1000 DUNLIN are hanging out along the Edmonds shoreline … Continue reading

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Shorebirds!

This week’s photo, taken May 3, 2015 at Bottle Beach, near Westport, WA, features a SEMIPALMATED PLOVER in flight. Our Master Birder class headed over to the coast for the weekend. We wished to witness the spring migration of shorebirds, … Continue reading

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