Along the rocks

Seen at the south jetty of Oregon Inlet, this purple sandpiper¬†(Calidris maritima)¬†was feeding along the mossy rocks. Their main diet consists of snails, clams, oysters, barnacles and insects, but they eat a wide range of gastropods, crustaceans and even seeds, depending on the season and available food. READ MORE COMMUNITY NEWS AND EVENTS HERE. ALSO … Continue reading Along the rocks