More Sanderlings have arrived for the winter among the flock of about 12 spotted today were also a couple of Ringed Plovers. Two can be seen on the fly past picture above (short bills).
The sanderling’s remain predictable zipping along the waters edge.
The Ringed Plover is small, and about the same size as the Sanderlings, It is a short-legged wading bird. It is brownish grey above and whitish below. orange legs and a black-and-white pattern on its head and breast.