More Wilson’s Snipe

I've been back to the river several times to watch these cute birds. They are very skittish and may run and hide. This one was on the open water but as soon as it saw me ran for cover on the edge of the river. Maralee  

Wlson’s Snipe

Wilson's Snipe

While I was photographing the killdeer, a quick motion caught my eye. It was a bird I hadn't seen before but is apparently fairly abundant. Most likely the reason I haven't seen this bird before is because it blends in with its environment so well. The Wilson's snipe can be found on muddy shores or …