Non-Breeding Birds Distribution Map

NatureMapping Observations throughout the year

Short-billed dowitcher (Limnodromus griseus)

The Washington Gap Analysis Project created breeding bird maps only. The non-breeding birds (e.g., wintering, pelagic (coastal), and birds expanding their ranges) are represented only by NatureMapping sightings.

NM observation maps

NatureMapping observations reported by townships throughout the year.

Species Distribution Information

This dowitcher is found in large flocks on beaches and mudflats along both US coasts, Baja California, Mexico, the southern states and Florida north to Georgia. It breeds along the south coast of Alaska and in the northern Canadian provinces as far east as Quebec.

Text edited by Gussie Litwer
Webpage designed by Dave Lester