Scientific Name:

Calidris fuscicollis


White-rumped Sandpiper


White-rumped Sandpiper Fact File

Distribution: Northern Alaska and northern Canada

Conservation Status: Least Concern

Subspecies: None – Monotypic

Further Reading: 

White-rumped / Baird’s Sandpiper Identification – Rick and Elis Simpson

White-rumped / Baird’s Sandpiper separation – new feature? – Rick and Elis Simpson


Current conservation efforts





All photographs by Elis Simpson – Wader Quest