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Posts Tagged "Arenaria interpres"

Ruddy Turnstone

Posted on Jun 6, 2015

Ruddy Turnstone

This beautiful Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) was one of several feeding at Stratford Point in Stratford, Connecticut recently along with a small group of Semipalmated Sandpipers. Migrant shorebirds are now finishing moving north through the state, and it is hard to believe that in two months we will have many flying south. Please keep sharing any Connecticut eBird checklists with shorebirds, terns or long-legged waders with us at [email protected], thanks!

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Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres)

Posted on Sep 16, 2014

Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres)

There are still plenty of shorebird migrants to be found like this Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) which Sean photographed while it was obviously rather busy! Good thing that’s not quicksand…

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