Dunlin  ( Bécasseau variable )

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Calidris alpina

Description:    Dunlin in breeding plumage.
Photo Date:   May 22, 2009

Location:  

Hilliardton Marsh

Photographer:  

Michael Werner

General Notes

 

Abundance: Uncommon Earliest observed:  

Typical spring arrival:

May 20

Typical fall arrival:

Sep. 17
Breeding Status: Migrant Latest observed:  

Typical spring departure:

May 31

Typical fall departure:

Oct. 13

Documented Observations

 

 

May 22, 2009. A flock of about 25 photographed at Hilliardton Marsh by Michael Werner

May 24, 2009. A small flock of 6 photographed at Hilliardton Marsh by Michael Werner

 

Banding Results

Year

Gillies
Lake

Hilliardton
Marsh

Mountain
Chutes

Year
Total

2002   3   3