Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos

Probably the most frequently-occuring North American vagrant to visit the UK, however an unknown (but probably small) proportion of birds that are found here probably come from the east as there's also a population breeding in Siberia.

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juvenile Pectoral Sandpipers, Golden (British Columbia, Canada), 16th September 2006

 

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juvenile Pectoral Sandpipers, Boundary Bay (British Columbia, Canada), 20th September 2006

 

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juvenile Pectoral Sandpiper, McIntyre Reservoir, Vancouver Island (British Columbia, Canada), 13th September 2006

 

juvenile Pectoral Sandpipers, Boundary Bay (British Columbia, Canada), 20th September 2006

 

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juvenile Pectoral Sandpiper, Kelling (Norfolk, UK), 27th September 2003

 

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juvenile Pectoral Sandpiper, Marazion (Cornwall, UK), 3rd October 2011

 

Pectoral Sandpiper, Rushill Scrape, Hickling (Norfolk, UK), 1st August 2009