19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Outer Banks Sandpiper

While walking along the beaches of Cape Hatteras National Seashore I spotted a number of sandpipers foraging for food, the small birds would spear their beaks into the mud for food repeatedly, only stopping to run from incoming waves and the occasional human interloper.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Buxton, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5i
Copyright: © Jonathan Page