Cathy Miller photographed these Black-necked Stilts
on 13 April 2012
at Dewees Island, South Carolina.
See related photos at pluffmudperspectives.
The female is distinguished by having a brown back. The male has a buff wash to the breast in breeding plumage.
female Black-necked Stilt
male Black-necked Stilt eating a dragonfly
male Black-necked Stilt