Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius) on lily pads
During their breeding season - this photo was taken in late June - there's no doubt that this bird is a spotted sandpiper. It was fun to watch it bob its tail up and down as it raced from lily pad to lily pad looking for munchies.
Spotted sandpiper on debris
Last Saturday, another spotted sandpiper still had its spots, but...
Only ONE spot on this side
this one had lost most of his or hers. In winter their breasts are plain white,
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