Whimbrel (American) (Numenius phaeopus) (14)
– Reported May 26, 2015 16:12 by Luke Berg
– Mt Julian Viamede Rd (boat launch), Peterborough, Ontario
– Comments: “County lifer! Continuing birds found this morning. Exact count. Birds were standing on small rock island far offshore.
Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus) (9)

Whimbrel - Wikimedia

Whimbrel – Wikimedia

– Reported May 26, 2015 12:45 by Doug McRae
– PE-Viamede Resort, Peterborough, Ontario
– Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.5662266,-78.1379843&ll=44.5662266,-78.1379843
– Comments: “at least 9 roosting on open flat rock about 1 km south of lodge, some additional birds could have been hidden behind rock”

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Drew Monkman

I am a retired teacher, naturalist and writer with a love for all aspects of the natural world, especially as they relate to seasonal change.