Wood Sandpiper  Tringa glareola

Gallows Bridge Farm - 27-29th July 2013


Photo copyright Roger Short

This individual was seen feeding on the pool by the hides and in the area adjacent to the entrance track.. 


 

College Lake - 4th-5th May 2007


Photo copyright Dave Bilcock

This individual was seen feeding on one of the newly created islands on the flooded marsh area at College Lake, hence a long range shot. 

This species is seen annually in the county with records split between spring and return passage.  To see a chart of Wood Sandpiper records in the county click here.


Foxcote Reservoir - August 2006


Photos copyright Neill Smith

The second half of August provided a bumper crop of Wood Sandpipers at Foxcote Reservoir with up to five being recorded.  To see a chart of Wood Sandpiper records in the county click here.


Startopsend Reservoir - August 1997

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Photo copyright Mike Wallen

This individual was good enough to pose for the camera in the Bucks section of the reservoir.


Willen Lake  - 19th August 1995

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Video still copyright Dave Ferguson.

An annual passage migrant in the county, usually singly.