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Dunlin? Netherlands

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Old Saturday 29th September 2012, 23:13   #1
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Dunlin? Netherlands

This wader landed and stayed for a few seconds before flying away. I only got this picture. To me it is possibly a dunlin, but the bill looks a bit short, Broadbilled?

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Old Saturday 29th September 2012, 23:21   #2
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