Spotted sandpiper.

Juvenile spotted sandpiper, Rondeau Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada.

We have had spotted sandpipers in the yard before but this is the first time we have had one in our little water feature.
Actitis macularius
The male takes the primary role in parental care, incubating the eggs and taking care of the young. One female may lay eggs for up to four different males at a time.


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