Short-billed Dowitcher
Limnodromus griseus
(L 11" WS 19" Wt 3.9 oz)
Bill is short only in difficult
comparison to the Long-
billed Dowitcher.
So. Padre Island Bird-
ing & Nature Ctr
Dark and mottled feather patterns
make a good case for camouflage
as the most successful color
scheme of all.
  (Thor Hanson)