Get notified whenever new sightings are posted via our Twitter account @NLNatureAlerts

Sandpiper Links

Previous Sightings by Tclenche

Thumbnail ImageJunco on December 25, 2013
Thumbnail ImageBald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) on March 29, 2014
Thumbnail ImageWoodpecker on October 14, 2013
Thumbnail ImageSeal on January 18, 2014
Thumbnail ImageBald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) on June 25, 2014
Thumbnail ImageSeal on January 24, 2014
Thumbnail ImageMilberts Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis milberti) on May 21, 2014


  • Viewed: 652 times
  • Liked: 3 times

Do you like the sighting?

3 liked it
Contributors » Tclenche » Sandpiper

Sandpiper discovered by Tclenche (#2861)

Powered By Subgurim( Maps ASP.NET

Sighting Info

Observed: July 19, 2014 @ 3:30 PM
Posted on: July 21, 2014 @ 12:35 PM (diff: 2 days)
hoping for help with this one. This bird has been on our wharf off and on for the past several days. It is a sandpiper of some sort.

Sighting's Identification

Help to Identify

Newfoundland Nature

Newfoundland Nature

Comments by Site Members (scroll to post comment)

By Lessa on 7/22/2014 9:45:52 AM

I'm not good at shorebirds, but I'm thinking it's a Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius).  

By Tclenche on 7/22/2014 10:57:52 AM

thanks Lessa! many of the sandpiper family have a similar look, and i suspect this is a young bird and not fully mature

Leave Your Comment

In order to leave a comment, you need to register. It is very fast and easy

Click here to login or register