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Old Saturday 12th September 2009, 11:11   #1
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wader id, bvi

I'm a little stumped with the birds alongside the semipalmated plover and dowitcher in these shots:
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2592/...b8e4699a_b.jpg
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2627/...a505f601_b.jpg
Thoughts as to id would be welcomed with thanks!
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looks like a pectoral to me.
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Old Saturday 12th September 2009, 11:54   #3
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I think Nick has got it
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Old Saturday 12th September 2009, 15:37   #5
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I agree. I always think of a Pectoral Sandpiper as a larger version of the Least Sandpiper.
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