“Dowitcher”

© Teklanika Photography 2012
© Teklanika Photography 2012

Although both sexes share incubation of the eggs, only the male short-billed dowitcher takes care of the young once they hatch.

“Dowitcher”
Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge, Alaska
05/04/2012
Sony A200
Sigma 70-210mm lens @ 210mm
1/500 sec @ f2.8
iso 100
© Teklanika Photography 2012