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Stilt Sandpiper

A long distance migrant from the north American tundra that heads to Japan and Australia in winter so not common in Dorset!

Photograph by: 
Hamish Murray

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Common Name Stilt Sandpiper
Scientific Name Calidris himantopus
Species Group Birds Sandpipers
Status Very rare
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