Presqu'ile Provincial Park

VIDEO: Juvenile Red Knot at Presqu'ile Provincial Park on the north shore of Lake Ontario in Ontario. 7 September 2017.

 

The beaches are in great shape with algae to attract shorebirds. 7 September 2017.

 

Juvenile Semipalmated Plover at Presqu'ile Provincial Park taking shelter on 7 September 2017. There were about 150 all over the beaches.

 

VIDEO: These juvenile Semipalmated Plovers sheltered from the wind at Presqu'ile Provincial Park, Ontario, on the north shore of Lake Ontario. 7 September 2017.

 

VIDEO These juvenile Baird's Sandpipers and juvenile Sanderlings were feeding on the beaches, which now have copious amounts of algae. 7 September 2017. We saw 15 juvenile Baird's Sandpipers on the beaches.

 

Juvenile Pectoral Sandpiper, one of five, at Presqu'ile on 7 September 2017.

 

Juvenile Sanderling, one of about 160 feeding on the invertebrates in the algae.

 

650-700 shorebirds were feeding at Presqu'ile. It was a glorious sight. 7 September 2017.