Based on this, I would say long-billed, but I don't pretend to be a shorebird authority.
On Thu, Jul 20, 2017 at 11:44 AM, Barry Brugman <bbrug15...> wrote:
> This morning at about 10:00 I saw five dowitchers at the Redmond Retention > Ponds. I think they were Long-billed Dowitchers, but I'd appreciate any > opinions, ideas, or suggestions. I have posted some pictures at > http://www.barry15.com/2017_Birding_Reports/December.html . > > For those who aren't familiar with them, the Redmond Retention Ponds are > northwest of the intersection of NE 95th St and 196th Ave NE in Redmond. > Access is from NE 95th St, just west of 196th. > > There was also a Greater Yellowlegs there when I arrived, but it flew off > to the south before I left. When I left about 10:30, the dowitchers were > on the west edge of the main pond, near the south end. > > Can anybody help me with the ID of these birds? > > Thanks. > > Barry Brugman > Kirkland > > > _______________________________________________ > Tweeters mailing list > <Tweeters...> > http://mailman1.u.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/tweeters > >