Jack Snipe

The Jack Snipe, is a small stocky wader. It is the smallest snipe, and the only one in the genusLymnocrypteswhich is quite distinct from other snipes or woodcocks.Adults...


Curlew Sandpiper

The Curlew Sandpiper is a small, slim sandpiper 18–23 cm long and weighing 57 g, with a wingspan of 38–41 cm. The legs and neck are long. The bill is also long, and is decurved with a s...


Common Sandpiper

Common Sandpiper(Actitis hypoleucos) are familiar birds that are often seen running near the water's edge on beaches and tidal mud flats. The common sandpiper has a brown upper body ...