General Shorebird Information and links
The shorebird Watcher - a comprehensive site by Dick and Jean Hoffman.
Stint Fan - Outstanding collection of shorebird photos, the majority taken in Japan including many vagrants. The stint images are truely spectacular. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Gallinago@web - Superb collection of asiatic snipe photos. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Birds in Japan - A shorebird orientated weblog by Nobuhiro Hashimoto. HIGHLY
Shorebird Conservation and Monitoring
Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network (WHSRN)
Top Shorebird Viewing Sites
Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary, Texas, USA.
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, New York.
Delaware Refuges and Delmarva Peninsula.
Shepody Bay, New Brunswick, Canada. Used by millions of Semipalmated Sandpipers during fall migration (peak in early to mid-August).
Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge, Hoquiam, Washington.
Mai Po, Hong Kong, China
Yatsu-higata, Tokyo, Japan
Eighty-mile Beach, Western Australia
Broome/Roebuck Bay, Western Australia
Miranda Shorebird Center, New Zealand
Sandwich Lagoon, Namibia
Langebaan Lagoon, South Africa