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Wild Harris


Sandling 1 CReddick.jpgSanderling    (Photo: Cliff Reddick)

Sanderlings also spend the winter in Harris. They group together in flocks and feed on the beaches. The sanderling often runs like a ‘clockwork toy’, with its head hunched in. They follow the waves as they go out looking for shellfish and sandhoppers that have been brought to the surface.