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When they fly out (or in) at tide changes, they look like flashing silver clouds.
· Date: Fri January 12, 2018 · Views: 91 · Filesize: 3774.1kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 680 ·
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Keywords: Least, Sandpipers
Scientific Name: Calidris minutilla
Equipment: D90, 100-400
Location: Hayward Shoreline Regional Park, CA
Habitat: bay mudflats
Date Taken: 23 Sept 2017
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KC Foggin

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Fri January 12, 2018 10:36pm

I can't imagine just how many Sandpipers you've captured here Ann. Great capture.

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Fri January 12, 2018 10:52pm

That's the view I've had so many times of Dunlin, Sanderling and Knot Ann. Amazing sight, isn't it.

I love your 'silver cloud' description. LOL

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Sat January 13, 2018 1:21am

Lol, they do flash! Brilliant group capture of these waders. TFS Doc!

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Sat January 13, 2018 6:37am

Stunning scene, Ann!

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Sat January 13, 2018 5:18pm

A Fabulous Sight Doc, Great To See Them All Tfs!!!!!!
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Sun January 14, 2018 9:44am

Excellent group flight shot , I am counting them Ann ! .... Many tfs MF

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Sun January 14, 2018 4:06pm

That's an awful lot of waders, Doc! :-)

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