At their coastal East Long Lake site, density of pectoral sandpipers
Washington, August 10 ( ANI ): Polygynous male pectoral sandpipers
that sleep the least sire the most young during the breeding season, according to a new study.
Spotted redshanks were at Porthmadog's Llyn Bach and Morfa Madryn near Llanfairfechan, and two pectoral sandpipers
were on the border at RSPB Inner Marsh Farm.
We used a combination of modeling and field studies to determine the spring migration strategy of Pectoral Sandpipers
In August 1988, a year when low water generated extensive mudflats, 1150 Pectoral Sandpipers
were counted at the site.
However, in contrast to that study, we found that the two most common shorebirds, semipalmated and pectoral sandpipers
, did not show a preference for nesting in wetter habitats and nested in similar densities across the habitat types at the Teshekpuk site.
breed in North America and Siberia but are extending their range.
Black-bellied plovers, American golden-plovers, pectoral sandpipers
, and ruddy turnstones were present sporadically throughout the staging period at most camps.
should spend the winter in South America, but I don't think the Marshside bird will be taking on the Atlantic again this year.
reach their primary nonbreeding areas in South America mainly along a continental route through interior North America and stage in relatively small numbers in western Alaska (Holmes and Pitelka, 1998; R.
continue to enjoy their best autumn ever in our region -one was spotted on Ainsdale beach,another on the River Clwyd.
were commonly observed throughout the region, but only in small flocks of 1-5 individuals.