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Snowy Plover
Charadrius alexandrinus

ADULT MALE In summer, has pale sandy brown upperparts and white underparts. Note black patches at fr… read more

Western Snowy Plover
Charadrius alexandrinus nivosus

6 1/2" (16.5 cm). Light gray-brown upperparts (including the rump), a conspicuous dark patch on eith… read more

Common Ringed Plover
Charadrius hiaticula

Adult has sandy brown upperparts and white underparts with a continuous black breast band and collar… read more

Piping Plover
Charadrius melodus

ADULT MALE In summer, has mainly pale sandy upperparts and white underparts. Note narrow black colla… read more

Mountain Plover
Charadrius montanus

ADULT In summer has mainly sandy brown upperparts and white underparts. Note, however, black loral l… read more

Semipalmated Plover
Charadrius semipalmatus

ADULT MALE Has mainly sandy brown upperparts and white underparts, with a continuous black breast ba… read more

Killdeer
Charadrius vociferus

ADULT Has mainly brown upperparts and white underparts, but note the two black breast bands (upper o… read more

Wilson's Plover
Charadrius wilsonia

ADULT MALE Has mostly brown upperparts; note the white collar, throat, forehead, and supercilium, th… read more

American Golden-Plover
Pluvialis dominica

ADULT MALE In summer, has striking black underparts, separated from golden-spangled upperparts by br… read more

Black-bellied Plover
Pluvialis squatarola

ADULT MALE In summer has striking black underparts, separated from spangled gray upperparts by broad… read more

Northern Lapwing
Vanellus vanellus

Adult has dark green upperparts with sheen in good light; underparts are white, except for orange ve… read more

Black Oystercatcher
Haematopus bachmani

ADULT Has all-dark plumage, but in good light, brown wash can be discerned on back. Bill is red, leg… read more

American Oystercatcher
Haematopus palliatus

ADULT Has blackish head and neck and a dark brown back; underparts are white. Bill is red, legs are … read more

Black-necked Stilt
Himantopus mexicanus

ADULT MALE Has mainly black upperparts and white underparts; sometimes acquires pinkish flush to und… read more

American Avocet
Recurvirostra americana

ADULT In summer, has orange-buff flush to head and neck. Underparts are white and upperparts are bla… read more

Spotted Sandpiper
Actitis macularia

ADULT In summer plumage, has rich brown upperparts marked with dark spots and streaks on back. Under… read more

Surfbird
Aphriza virgata

ADULT In breeding season, has heavily streaked head, neck, and mantle; scapulars are marked with ora… read more

Ruddy Turnstone
Arenaria interpres

ADULT In summer, has bold patches of orange-red on back, white underparts, and bold black and white … read more

Black Turnstone
Arenaria melanocephala

ADULT In winter, has dark blackish brown upperparts with clear horizontal demarcation from white und… read more

Upland Sandpiper
Bartramia longicauda

ADULT Has gray-brown upperparts, feathers on back with dark centers creating barred effect. Underpar… read more

Sanderling
Calidris alba

ADULT WINTER Has mostly uniform dull gray upperparts and white underparts. Black outer margins to fl… read more

Dunlin
Calidris alpina

ADULT SUMMER Has a reddish brown back and cap, whitish underparts with bold black belly, and streaki… read more

Baird's Sandpiper
Calidris bairdii

ADULT SUMMER Has gray-brown, almost silvery looking, upperparts with dark centers to some back feath… read more

Red Knot
Calidris canutus

ADULT SUMMER Has orange-red on face, neck, and underparts; many back feathers have black and orange-… read more

White-rumped Sandpiper
Calidris fuscicollis

ADULT SUMMER Has rufous on back and bold streaking on crown, neck, and chest; markings are arrowhead… read more

Stilt Sandpiper
Calidris himantopus

ADULT SUMMER Beautifully marked with chestnut on crown and ear coverts, broad pale supercilium, and … read more

Purple Sandpiper
Calidris maritima

ADULT SUMMER Has chestnut-brown crown and feather margins on back; face and neck are streaked and no… read more

Western Sandpiper
Calidris mauri

ADULT SUMMER Has striking rufous crown and ear coverts, and dark-centered rufous back feathers. Unde… read more

Pectoral Sandpiper
Calidris melanotos

ADULT SUMMER Has brown upperparts overall, back feathers with dark centers and buff margins. Crown i… read more

Least Sandpiper
Calidris minutilla

ADULT SUMMER Has streaked brown head and neck, with reasonably clear demarcation from mostly white u… read more

Rock Sandpiper
Calidris ptilocnemis

ADULT SUMMER Has chestnut-brown crown and feather margins on back; face and neck are streaked and no… read more

Semipalmated Sandpiper
Calidris pusilla

ADULT SUMMER Has streaked brown upperparts, neck, and chest, and otherwise white underparts. Many ba… read more

Willet
Catoptrophorus semipalmatus

ADULT In breeding season is gray-brown overall, but heavily streaked on head and neck, and with dark… read more

Wilson's Snipe
Gallinago delicata (Gallinago gallinago)

ALL BIRDS Have brown upperparts overall and pale underparts, dark bars on flanks and unmarked on cen… read more

Wandering Tattler
Heteroscelus incanus

ADULT In breeding season, has dark gray upperparts and paler underparts heavily marked with dark bar… read more

Short-billed Dowitcher
Limnodromus griseus

ADULT summer Has most feathers on back beautifully patterned with dark centers and orange margins, a… read more

Long-billed Dowitcher
Limnodromus scolopaceus

ADULT summer Has beautifully marked upperparts, back feathers with dark centers and orange or white … read more

Marbled Godwit
Limosa fedoa

ADULT Looks pale buffy orange overall, darkest on back and wings. In summer plumage, close inspectio… read more

Hudsonian Godwit
Limosa haemastica

ADULT SUMMER MALE Has beautifully patterned feathers on back, tertials, and upper wing coverts, with… read more

Bar-tailed Godwit
Limosa lapponica

Breeding male recalls Hudsonian, with variably orange-red body plumage, spangled brown and black on … read more

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