It’s that time of year again. water levels on the river are starting to fall revealing wide expanses of mud which attract the small shorebirds thgat are already starting to migrate south. last night we visited the shores of Anse a l’Orme on the northwestern shore of Montreal island and saw a good selection of little guys skittering about.
Solitary Sandpiper (“go away cruel world – I want to be alone”)
Lesser Yellowlegs with a Least Sandpiper by his toes