Sanderlings at McKinley Beach in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on September 3, 2017

A stop at McKinley Beach in Milwaukee Wisconsin provided some nice views of Sanderlings. They fed along the algae mat in the beach area. A stunning shorebird species close up that moved quickly along the beach area. Images were taken on September 3, 2017.

Sanderling chasing off another Sanderling in the area

What’s up…

Looking for something to eat…

On the move along the mat

Got something…

On the move with a little wind blowing

A little wave action here…

In search of something to eat…

Here is a bite…

Posing…

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Window to Wildlife features the photography of Jim Edlhuber. A lifelong native of Wisconsin, Jim has been photographing wildlife for 20 years. He considers himself an avid photographer and is always trying to capture nature and wildlife through his lens. He is in several photography clubs and has won numerous awards for his work. In recent years, Jim has focused mostly on birding photography and finds it to be the most challenging.
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3 Responses to Sanderlings at McKinley Beach in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on September 3, 2017

  1. Nan Wisherd says:

    Excellent photos, Jim!

  2. Chuck Petters says:

    Great photos Jim…well done

  3. Pam Skaar says:

    I remember first seeing these birds in winter along the California coast. They were in constant motion, running back and forth in front of the incoming waves. From your photos, it looks like they have more than one foraging technique. Thanks for showing me that.

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