A long-distance migrant The diet of the birds
The female birds
Little information is available on the lifespan of the birds
Upland sandpiper range
The breeding range of the birds
Upland sandpiper habitat
Unlike most shorebird species, the birds
Little is known about the birds
Upland sandpiper status
Upland sandpiper threats
Historically, the birds
Upland sandpiper conservation
There are birds
Suggested measures to help conserve the birds
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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be birds
- Cryptic colouration
- Colouration that makes animals difficult to detect against their background, so serving to reduce predation. The colouration may provide camouflage against a background, break birds
IUCN Red List (October, 2013)
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The Birds of North America Online - Upland sandpiper (November, 2013)
MobileReference (2008) The Illustrated Encyclopedia of European Birds: An Essential Guide To Birds Of Europe. MobileReference, Boston.
Beans, B.E. and Niles, L. (2003) Endangered and Threatened Wildlife of New Jersey. Rutgers University Press, New Jersey.
Deal, K.H. (2010) Wildlife and Natural Resource Management. Cengage Learning, Hampshire, UK.
BirdLife International - Upland sandpiper (November, 2013)