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All seen before 9oc this morning on the mudflats next to Brilyea access road :

Virgina Rail  2 
 which were foraging for food and then would run back into the reeds with it. 
Feeding little ones I think, this went on for 25 minutes or so before a Great 
Blue Heron arrived and they disappeared.

Pectoral Sandpiper  1
Short-billed Dowitcher  3
Killdeer  7   plus  3 juv
Least Sandpiper 7
Solitary Sandpiper  2
Bald Eagle  1  two yr old being urged to leave the area by a juv caspian tern
Caspian Tern  4   2 adult   2 juv 
Osprey  2 
Greater Yellowlegs  1
Spotted Sandpiper  1

Yesterday also had 2 White Rumped Sandpipers

Good Birding
Peter Manship