Sanderling (814/2289)

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A sanderling feeding on small sea shore invertebrates caught on a sandy ocean beach. Sanderling are active little birds, often feeding close to the tide line and running in and out close to breaking waves.

Common names
sanderling, beach-bird, whitey
Location
Maketu, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Photo ID
14382