Green Sandpiper - Witgat

Green Sandpiper

Witgat

Tringa ochropus

Pictures: Teus Luijendijk

 

11 April 2004, Lentevreugd, Wassenaar ZH

 

11 April 2004, Lentevreugd, Wassenaar ZH

A fairly common year-round visitor, though quite scarce in mid-winter and almost absent in mid-summer. They may turn up anywhere where there is water, but marshy areas probably are the best habitat to look for this species.

  Green Sandpiper  -  Witgat  Tringa ochropus   videograbs (320x).
  Lentevreugd, Wassenaar ZH, The Netherlands, 11 April 2004.

 


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