Curlew sandpiper (821/2285)

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The beautiful curved bill of a curlew sandpiper might seem to make preening a bit of a challenge, but they obviously cope just fine.

Common names
curlew sandpiper
Location
Manukau Harbour, Auckland, New Zealand
Photo ID
12955