IUCN Red List
Australian EPBC Act
Curlew sandpiper by Nigel Jackett © 2017. Used with permission.
Curlew sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea) by JJ Harrison (email@example.com) (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Curlew sandpiper by David Raju (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Sandpipers at Lake Wongan by Ed Dunens via Flickr [CC BY 2.0]
Distribution map of breeding & non-breeding grounds of the Curlew Sandpiper by Milly Formby © 2017.
Flock of Curlew Sandpipers with Red-necked Stints by Cathy Cavallo © 2017. Used with permission.
Curlew Sandpiper feeding – Malta – 13-11-2016 by Chris Carborne via YouTube [CC]
Curlew Sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea), Great Arctic Reserve, Taimyr, Russia by GRID-Adrenal via Flickr [CC-BY-NC-SA 2.0]
Content written by Cathy Cavallo & Amellia Formby.
A Shorebird Flying Adventure
Join Milly on her microlight and discover how amazing and awesome migratory shorebirds are!
Milly Formby is a zoologist and illustrator of the children’s book A Shorebird Flying Adventure (CSIRO Publishing). She is currently flying her microlight around Australia for Wing Threads: Flight Around Oz.