Dunlin (Calidris alpina) in breeding plumage
Many shorebirds are traveling through Ontario on their way to their breeding grounds. When we see them again in the fall, they will be looking less colourful in their winter feathers.
At a stopover on their way to the Arctic
Here they are looking for crustaceans, mollusks, insects and worms.
I am joining Stewart M's Wild Bird Wednesday HERE