Date: 1/21/19 6:36 pm From: David Lawton via CTBirds <ctbirds...> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] 2016 Curlew Sandpiper?
That's what I thought, but Curlew Sandpiper is extremely variable, and I haven't found any Pecs with a bill so clearly and thinly downcurved like this. Juvenile Stilt seems like another possibility but it's not so tall. Leg color would be diagnostic but not clear in the photos.
On Mon, Jan 21, 2019, 9:26 PM Paul Desjardins via CTBirds < <ctbirds...> wrote:
> > > Paul Desjardins > <paul.desjardins2...> > Phone: (860) 623-3696 > > > David, without getting into a lot of specifics I believe it is a Pectoral > Sandpiper. The demarcation on the breast is characteristic of Pectoral > although the bill appears to be a tad long for one. Perhaps others can add > further insight. > > Paul Desjardins > Windsor Locks > > _______________________________________________ > This list is provided by the Connecticut Ornithological Association (COA) > for the discussion of birds and birding in Connecticut. > For subscription information visit > http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org > _______________________________________________ This list is provided by the Connecticut Ornithological Association (COA) for the discussion of birds and birding in Connecticut. For subscription information visit http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org