MIGRATION ROUTES OF THE WESTERN SANDPIPER

@inproceedings{Butler1996MIGRATIONRO,
  title={MIGRATION ROUTES OF THE WESTERN SANDPIPER},
  author={Robert W. Butler and Francisco S{\'a}nchez Delgado and Horacio de la Cueva and Victor Ara{\~n}a Pulido and K. Sandercock},
  year={1996}
}
we report the locations of 97 sightings of over 15,000 Western Sandpipers (Culidris maw-i) color banded in Peni, Panama, Mexico, British Columbia, and Alaska. Ninety-five sightings were made in states and provinces along the Pacific Coast of Central America and North America. One sandpiper banded in British Columbia and one from Peru were seen east of the Rocky Mountains. We propose that most Western Sandpipers migrate from Central and South American winter quarters along the Pacific Coast of… CONTINUE READING

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