Semipalmated Sandpipers and a Least Sandpiper in Toronto

Two adult Semipalmated Sandpipers in worn breeding plumage passing through Toronto on southbound migration to South America on 12 July 2015 at Tommy Thompson Park.


Adult Semipalmated Sandpiper (right bird in first photo). By the amount of faded old coverts and more faded (probably juvenal flight feathers) probably a first summer bird. Tommy Thompson Park, Toronto on 12 July 2015.


 Adult Least Sandpiper in worn breeding plumage on 12 July 2015 at Tommy Thompson Park in Toronto.