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Massachusetts USA, sandpiper flock?

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Old Thursday 12th August 2010, 11:57   #1
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Massachusetts USA, sandpiper flock?

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Can anyone id these birds? They were photographed on August 11, at Great Meadows NWR in Concord MA.


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These birds suggest Semipalmated Sandpiper, which can be seen in large flocks at this time of year.
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