Short-Billed Dowitcher

(Limnodromus griseus)


With Western Sandpipers. Dowitchers are difficult to separate. As a general rule “Short-Billed” prefer saltwater or brackish habitats, where “Long-Billed” prefer fresh water. However, either might be present at this location. Tide flats along South Jetty Road in Bandon Oregon.

Date Taken: 2017:09:07 15:55


South Jetty Road
Bandon, Oregon
United States
0.00 ft above sea level

Camera Information:

NIKON D5, 800 mm, f/9.0, 1/1000

File Name: ShortBilledDowitcher_D5X9911-Bandon-Oregon

© 2017 Jack Daynes, shadeTree Imaging

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