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Baird's Sandpiper --(Calidris bairdii) (63782 bytes)

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Baird's Sandpiper
Calidris bairdii

One of the difficulties with this identification is that the bird was alone, so it was difficult to say exactly how large it was. My impression was that it was at least as large as a Dunlin.

Location: Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, Alaska

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