Piping Plover

A Piping Plover working its way along the beach during low tide at Sandy Point State Reservation, Ipswich MA. In front of the Plover is some out of focus seaweed….

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Semipalmated Plover

A Semipalmated Plover high-stepping it through the puddles at Sandy Point State Reservation on Plum Island, MA. I photographed this bird using a Canon EOS 7D, 300 mm F/2.8 L…

Semipalmated Plover

A Semipalmated Plover with a partial mirror reflection of its head. I made this image by patiently laying in the wet sand as I watched the plovers intermittently working their…