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. Note the slim body, long green legs and the fine straight bill. The upper photo was taken at Lake Eaysi (3-13), courtesy of Paul Oliver; 2nd row, Lake Magadi (1-13), courtesy of Roger Zimmerman; the 3rd row, Seronera, is courtesy of Siegfried Woldhek; the lower photo was at Lake Nakuru-Kenya (1-17), courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst; click it to see 16 enlargements.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-20 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: 6-15-20