Green sandpiper (Tringa ochropus)
- The green sandpiper is fully migratory moving from breeding sites in northern Eurasia south for the colder months
- The green sandpiper is not normally gragarious and will congregate in small groups of up to 50 birds while on migration
- The green sandpiper breeds in damp woodland with plenty of dead and rotting wood and lichen
The green sandpiper is classified as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List (1).
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IUCN Red List (August, 2011)