Living Bird Magazine
In flight, note white rump and plain wings.© Ken Ball | Macaulay LibraryOntario, August 03, 2016
- Medium-sized shorebird.
- Long, bright yellow legs.
- Rather long neck and bill.
- White rump and tail.
Immature DescriptionSimilar to adult.
Relative Sizebetween robin and crow
- Both Sexes
- Length: 9.1-10.6 in (23-27 cm)
- Weight: 2.8-3.2 oz (79.5-90.9 g)
- Wingspan: 23.2-25.2 in (59-64 cm)
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