Broad-billed Sandpiper in Jambudwip

“We found 8 birds were roosting amongst a large mixed flock of Curlew Sandpipers, Lesser/Greater Sand Plovers, Sanderlings and Dunlins. They were seen on the beach of Jambudwip (approx 8km south-west from Fraserganj coast in Bay of Bengal) during high tide.”

Observer: Sumanta Pramanick

Species: Broad-billed Sandpiper (Calidris falcinellus)

Date & Time: Feb 13, 2020

Location: Jambudwip, South 24 Parganas, WB, India