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Pectoral Sandpiper - Calidris melanotos

Photo: Ken Newcombe; Adult; Breeding;
Song: Flight call is a rather thin, reedy "prreet, prreet". In display, male gives a surprisingly loud, harsh hooting.
Sound: Monty Brigham (Bird Sounds of Canada); 1975 Sept 10; Canada, Ontario; Shirley's Bay, Ottawa; Adult; Primary Sound;


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