Little Stint
Calidris minuta
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The little stint is a common palearctic migrant throughout Tanzania found on both salt and frest water from August to May. Note the white underwing bars on the birds in flight. The photos on this page were taken in Emayani, Maziwe sandbar, Lake Eyasi, Ndutu, Yaida Valley, Shambarai swamp, Lake Natron and Lake Manyara. The flight photos and the group photo are courtesy of Paul Oliver. Click the photo above to see 20 enlargements.

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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:
Karine Van der Vurst, Roger Zimmerman, Paul Oliver, Riaan Marais, Jeffrey Hall

Last Update this page: 10-13-21