Sanderling (sandpiper)

Calidris alba

Photographer: G. Price

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These sanderlings were taking a break on the coast.
Waves would cause them to move briefly.
They are a member of the sandpiper family.
Location: Siltcoos Rec Area north of Reedsport.

Habitat: sand beaches

URL: http://oregonwaterfalls.net/sanderling.htm