Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria

A rara vagrant to the UK from North America. The majority of records are from Isles of Scilly in autumn although amazingly Hertfordshire has turned up three over the years. Norfolk is yet to see its first but that must surely be on the cards...

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Solitary Sandpipers, Green Cay (Florida, USA), 25th April 2013

 

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Solitary Sandpipers, Washington Loop Road (Florida, USA), 14th April 2013