Sandpiper are largely seen on autumn migration at Skogsøy,
with the majority seen from mid July to end of September. Most are seen
on the shorelines rather than on direct migration, although they can be
heard passing at night.
It would seem that this species is noted in much larger numbers at
The blue line shows number of visits, the orange one the number of
visits when Common Sandpiper have been recorded and the green one
(numbers on right hand axis) shows the maximum
numbers I have recorded in any three day period.