Wood Sandpiper
Tringa glareola

– medium-sized wader, slightly larger than Dunlin
– nocturnal migrant, diurnal movements take place
– migrates singly or in small to medium, rather loose flocks

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Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
BIF0188, 24/01/2014, Lake Albert, Uganda, Mathias Putze

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Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
BIF0187, 24/01/2014, Lake Albert, Uganda, Mathias Putze


Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola, NBREED
BIF1125, 30/06/2016, Belzig, Germany, Mathias Putze

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Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
BIF0482, 24/02/2015, Muntasar, Oman, Mathias Putze


Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola, NBREED
BIF1126, 30/06/2016, Belzig, Germany, Mathias Putze


Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola, NBREED
BIF1127, 30/06/2016, Belzig, Germany, Mathias Putze


Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola, NBREED
BIF1128, 30/06/2016, Belzig, Germany, Mathias Putze


Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola, 2, calls in flight
BIF0189, 31/08/2008, Geiseltalsee, Germany, Patrick Franke
Telinga parabolic reflector

comparison species:
Common Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper

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