Checked out Bunche Beach this morning and noticed that the Black-bellied Plovers, Short-billed Dowitchers and Dunlins are changing into their breeding colors. Present were good numbers of Sanderlings, Semipalmated Plovers, Short-billed Dowitchers and Dunlins. Missing were wilson's plover, piping plover and marbled godwits.
Did locate a group of five Whimbrels along a quite streach of the beach. But they took off heading north, flying in a follow-the-leader fashion.
Day's List (21) - Mottled Duck, Brown Pelican, Double-crested Cormorant, Magnificent Frigatebird, Great Blue Heron, Tricolored Heron, White Ibis, Red-shouldered Hawk, Black-bellied Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Willet, Whimbrel, Sanderling, Least Sandpiper, Dunlin, Short-billed Dowitcher, Laughing Gull, Least Tern, Black Skimmer, Prairie Warbler, Northern Cardinal