SA39 Shorebird Spectacle at the Marsh 1 | 2018 | $15

Date - Saturday, 04/21/2018
Time - 6:30 am - 9:30 am

Trip Leader(s): David Fix

Total spaces for this event: 15

Total spaces remaining (not yet booked): 7

Witness tens of thousands of shorebirds gathered on the mudflats of North Humboldt Bay. Approaching high breeding condition, these northbound Arctic and subarctic nesters swarm and vocalize in a manner that cannot be experienced at other seasons. This has become a featured trip of Godwit Days, and it is also offered on Sunday and Monday (see event #SU71, #MO97). The number of birds on the move is staggering and can be experienced daily during this northward spring migration push. Shorebird species expected include: Western and Least Sandpiper, Dunlin, Marbled Godwit, Willet, dowitchers, Black-bellied Plover and American Avocet.


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