Wood Sandpiper
Tringa glareola
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The wood sandpiper is a palearctic migrant, usually seen singly, sometimes in small groups, usually from July to May, occasionally year long. Note the overall brown or grey-brown color, spotted back, long white supercilium and yellow legs. The 5th row photo (Machame, 4-01) is courtesy of Bob Kasworm. These photos were taken in Olasiti, Tarangire, Arusha NP, Pangani and Chobe NP (Botswana). Click the right lower photo to see more.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Roger Zimmerman, Karine Van der Vurst, Paul Oliver
Jeffrey Hall, Bob Kasworm

Last Update this page: 4-07-21