Shorebirds of Tomales Bay: The Marbled Godwit

I went kayaking recently on Tomales Bay, and found one of my favorite shorebirds, the Marbled Godwit. It was one of the first sandpipers that I learned to identify, as it is very distinctive with its barred cinnamon coloration, and its two-toned upturned beak. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.

P.S. Please excuse the wind noise, I am looking into ways to remove it. Any suggestions as to post and pre production methods would be appreciated.


About Galen Leeds Photography

Nature and wildlife photographer, exploring the world on his feet and from his kayak. Among other genres, he is one of the leading kayak photographers in Northern California. To learn more about him, visit him on his website-
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1 Response to Shorebirds of Tomales Bay: The Marbled Godwit

  1. best to turn your sound down for this one, kinda windy day, but GREAT footage of these shorebirds!

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