North American Birds - Shorebirds

Click on a picture to see a larger version of that photo.
Click on an animal name to go to the page for that animal and see more photos.

see larger image
Killdeer
Killdeer
Charadrius vociferus
Austin, TX, USA
© 2011 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Least Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
Calidris minutilla
Estero Llano Grande State Park - Weslaco, TX, USA
© 2009 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Lesser Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Tringa flavipes
Estero Llano Grande State Park - Weslaco, TX, USA
© 2009 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Long-billed Curlew
Long-billed Curlew
Numenius americanus
Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge - Rio Hondo, TX, USA
© 2009 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Long-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Limnodromus scolopaceus
Malibu, CA, USA
© 2007 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Marbled Godwit
Marbled Godwit
Limosa fedoa
Bolivar Peninsula, TX, USA
© 2011 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Pectoral Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Calidris melanotos
Sea Rim State Park - Sabine Pass, TX, USA
© 2011 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Ruddy Turnstone
Ruddy Turnstone (male breeding)
Arenaria interpres
Port Aransas, TX, USA
© 2008 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Sanderling
Sanderling (juvenile)
Calidris alba
Port Aransas, TX, USA
© 2008 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Semipalmated Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Charadrius semipalmatus
Goose Island State Park - Rockport, TX, USA
© 2012 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Spotted Sandpiper
Spotted Sandpiper
Actitis macularius
Estero Llano Grande State Park - Weslaco, TX, USA
© 2009 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Western Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper (summer)
Calidris mauri
Malibu, CA, USA
© 2007 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Whimbrel
Whimbrel
Numenius phaeopus
Bolivar Peninsula, TX, USA
© 2011 Jeff Whitlock use this photo
see larger image
Willet
Willet
Tringa semipalmata
Bolivar Peninsula, TX, USA
© 2011 Jeff Whitlock use this photo