Sanderling (816/2289)

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Sanderlings breed in the Arctic during the brief summer there. After breeding they disperse widely and a very small number make it to sandy New Zealand beaches during our southern summer.

Common names
sanderling, beach-bird, whitey
Location
Maketu, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Photo ID
14392