Joe Pender Wildlife Photography

Wednesday, 11 July 2012

Purple Sandpiper + Juvenile Cuckoo

Purple Sandpiper

Juvenile Cuckoo
Yesterday morning I did a trip to the Eastern Isles were I found this Purple Sandpiper which Is a winter visitor to are shores there has only been a couple of records of Purple Sandpipers here in the Summer maybe it thinks its winter ??.   After work we had a quick walk were we saw 2 Juvenile Cuckoos being
fed by Rock Pipits. 


  1. Excellent shots and wonderful pictures.

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  2. super pictures Joe..Like the sandpipers there are times I think it's winter too!!Good to see the cuckoos are thriving on 'Scilly'(unfortunately at another birds expense)but thats nature I guess...