Marsh Sandpiper
Tringa stagnatilis
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The marsh sandpiper is a palearctic migrant found on inland lakes from September to April, though some may remain through the year (see map). Note the slim body, long green legs and the fine straight bill. The upper photo was taken at Lake Eyasi (3-13), courtesy of Paul Oliver; the middle photo taken at Seronera is courtesy of Siegfried Woldhek; the lower photo was in Tarangire NP (12-10); click it to see twelve enlargements.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-17 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Colin Beale, Roger Zimmerman, Karine Van der Vurst, Paul Oliver
Siegfried Woldhek, Riaan Marais

Last Update this page: 5-30-17