Wandering Tattler - Tringa incanus

Length 10.5-12.0 in (26.7-30.5 cm)
Wingspan 1.7 ft (51.0 cm)
Weight 2.8-5.7 oz (80-162 g)
Clutch Size 4
Chicks at birth Precocial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern
Continents:NA, SA, AS, OC

The Wandering Tattler breed in Alaska, far-eastern Russia, and northwestern Canada where they nest in rocky areas along mountain streams. They winter in the southwest Pacific from California to South America and as far away as Australia. They eat insects, crustaceans, worms, and small animals that live among the rocks.

Top of Page