Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)
Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)

Petit Carenage Bird Sanctuary - The amazing Whimbrel, visitor from Alaska, feeding under Red Mangrove (photos A. Peters)

Willet (Tringa semipalmata)
Willet (Tringa semipalmata)

Petit Carenage Mangrove Restoration - Willet alerting the swamp residents as our mangrove restoration team arrived there (photo P. Becker)

Whimbrel (curved beak) and Willet
Whimbrel (curved beak) and Willet

Petit Carenage Bird Sanctuary - Whimbrel (curved beak) and Willet hunt for crustaceans at low tide

Ruddy Turnstones(Arenaria interpres)
Ruddy Turnstones(Arenaria interpres)

Petit Carenage, Bird Sanctuary - Ruddy Turnstones (Arenaria interpres) Grenadines of Grenada (photo A.Peters)

Ruddy Turnstones(Arenaria interpres)
Ruddy Turnstones(Arenaria interpres)

Petit Carenage, Bird Sanctuary - Ruddy Turnstones (Arenaria interpres) resting on a pile of discarded nets (photo A. Peters)

Ruddy Turnstones(Arenaria interpres)
Ruddy Turnstones(Arenaria interpres)

Petit Carenage Bird Sanctuary - Ruddy Turnstones, possibly at the beginning of breeding phase (photo A.Peters)

Scaly-naped pigeon
Scaly-naped pigeon

(Patagioneas squamosa)

Rescued juvenile scaly-naped pigeon
Rescued juvenile scaly-naped pigeon

(Patagioneas squamosa)

Laughing Gulls  (Larus atricilla)
Laughing Gulls (Larus atricilla)

Petit Carenage, Bird Sanctuary - Riotous Laughing Gulls (Larus atricilla) hover over a school of jacks (photo A. Peters)

Laughing Gulls  (Larus atricilla)
Laughing Gulls (Larus atricilla)

White Island, Birdwatching - Laughing Gulls (Larus atricilla) in mating phase - black head (photo A. Peters)

Laughing Gull  (Larus atricilla)
Laughing Gull (Larus atricilla)

Petit Carenage Bird Sanctuary, outer reef - Laughing Gull (Larus atricilla) on the rusted bow of 'Ghost ship' (photo A. Peters)

Laughing Gulls (Larus atricilla)
Laughing Gulls (Larus atricilla)

White Island, Birdwatching - This pair of Laughing Gulls (Larus atricilla) had a rough day (photo A. Peters)

Red-billed tropicbird
Red-billed tropicbird

(Phaethon aethereus)

Red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus) nesting
Red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus) nesting
Magnificent Frigate bird
Magnificent Frigate bird

Petit Carenage, Bird Sanctuary - Magnificent Frigate bird (Fregata magnificens ) gliding (photo A. Peters)

List of birds spotted in Carriacou and in the Bird Sanctuary

- Willet
- Whimbrel
- Lesser Yellowlegs
- Greater Yellowlegs
- Little Blue Heron
- Great Blue Heron
- Green Heron
- Tricolored Heron
- Yellow-crowned Night Heron
- Great Egret
- Cattle Egret
- Spotted Sandpiper
- Semipalmated Sandpiper
- Least Sandpiper
- Semipalmated Plover
- Wilson Plover
- Ruddy Turnstones
- Blue-winged Teal
- Gallinule
- Lesser Antillean Swift
- Osprey
- Magnificent Frigatebird
- Laughing Gull
- Common Tern
- Royal Tern
- Least Tern
- Brown Booby
- Brown Pelican
- Brown Noddy
- Red-billed Tropicbird
- American Oyster Catcher
- Swift
- Scaly-naped Pigeon 
- Common Ground Dove
- Zeneida Dove
- Bare-eyed Thrush
- Banana Quit
- Grassquit
- Ani
- Tropical Mocking Bird
- Mangrove Cuckoo
- Carib Grackle
- Shiny Cowbird
- Short-billed Dowitcher
- Gray Kingbird
- Flycatcher
- Hummingbird
- Barn Owl