Bird Photos / Ruddy Turnstone

Last Update: 6/15/2017

Joyce and I saw these first birds on the Port Mahon road in Delaware, near Bombay Hook, during a Baltimore Bird Club trip on May 27th, 2006.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

I saw these Ruddy Turnstones at the same place on August 10th, 2006.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

I saw a Ruddy Turnstone in non-breeding plumage at Siesta Key Beach, FL in late February 2007.

Ruddy Turnstone

I saw this Ruddy Turnstone on the Port Mahon road in Delaware in early October 2007.

Ruddy Turnstone

We saw many Ruddy Turnstones on the Port Mahon road on May 25th, 2008.

Ruddy Turnstone

This Turnstone shared a rock on the Indian River inlet, DE, jetty with a Sanderling. Note the four leg bands- either this is a very popular bird or some banding station likes to use multiple bands.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone and Sanderling

This bird was flying around the beach with many others on the Port Mahon Road on May 24th, 2009.

Ruddy Turnstone

We saw many Ruddy Turnstones along the Port Mahon road during a bird club trip on May 29th, 2010.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

There were many Ruddy Turnstones at Port Mahon on May 27th, 2012.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

I saw these at the Indian River inlet in Delaware on December 3rd, 2012.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

There were many hundreds, or even thousands, of Ruddy Turnstones all along the Delaware Bay shorefront on May 22nd, 2013.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

This one was with the Purple Sandpipers at the Ocean City, MD inlet on January 18th, 2014.

Ruddy Turnstone

These Turnstones and a Red Knot looked at something in the water at the same place.

Ruddy Turnstones and Red Knot

I saw these at the inlet on January 16th, 2016.

Ruddy Turnstones

These were flying near Slaughter Beach, DE on May 28th, 2017.

Ruddy Turnstones