Date: 7/11/19 2:51 pm
From: Harry LeGrand (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: Sharp-tailed Sandpiper at Pea Island, NC
And her eBird list with the photos is here:

https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__ebird.org_view_checklist-3FsubID-3DS58095112&d=DwIFaQ&c=imBPVzF25OnBgGmVOlcsiEgHoG1i6YHLR0Sj_gZ4adc&r=ymRCw6Q-sBitug_rdeO1Tokz-I_SX2LQN2_Ocvlal9U&m=1SJQENsmyNffqcQLl-5zCqdwU49jATPxxLn9npBP7OU&s=fwra5DL7nzUZYWKFZn0fY63Yl1jQiZiHQ3pub2WECMA&e=

Yep -- first record of an *adult* Sharp-tailed Sandpiper for NC. There are
two records of immatures -- one photo and one sighting. As Bob Lewis has
commented on Facebook, the chevrons on the flanks are clinchers.

Harry LeGrand
Birds of NC website editor

On Thu, Jul 11, 2019 at 4:43 PM Will Cook <cwcook...> wrote:

> To get word out quickly in case anyone wants to try for it, today Karen
> Lebing photographed an apparent Sharp-tailed Sandpiper at Pea Island NWR
> in Dare County, NC.
>
> You can see photos at
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.facebook.com_groups_carolinararebirds_&d=DwICaQ&c=imBPVzF25OnBgGmVOlcsiEgHoG1i6YHLR0Sj_gZ4adc&r=ymRCw6Q-sBitug_rdeO1Tokz-I_SX2LQN2_Ocvlal9U&m=IoeoVRrxtBOnG3wQ1Xq5yJU9XYtAHGSt1P0vbNHVoR8&s=OrlhHnqqOuRmuQqbWLAmuSCBeHLihIAPo3JElnIZzw0&e=
> (if you're a subscriber).
>
>
> --
> Will Cook - Durham, NC
> www.carolinanature.com
>

 
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