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Spotted Sandpiper Pictures

Spotted Sandpiper Closeup


Spotted Sandpiper Closeup

Spotted sandpiper


Spotted sandpiper

Spotted sandpiper
Pictures of spotted sandpipers (Actitis macularia).

This bird is named for its spotted breast. Rare in the bird world, in this species, males are mostly responsible for incubating eggs and caring for young chicks.

They breed in Canada and the US, and spend their winters in the Southern US and South America.