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Marbled Godwit --(Limosa fedoa) (54182 bytes)

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Marbled Godwit
Limosa fedoa

I was not bold enough to belly crawl through the mud to try getting closer to these birds. I counted 17 of them feeding in one area along with numerous dowitchers (Limnodromus sp.).

Location: Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, Alaska

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