Little sanderlings and an egret

Well I'm not entirely sure that this bird below is an egret, but it's somewhere along those lines. Adam and I returned from the beaches of South Carolina, where we learned all about creatures of the Carolina coastline. I must say, I was quite taken with the tiny sanderlings.

 Tiny sanderling in the sand.

 A reflection:

I am sorry for my delays in posting. I hope you like these bird pics in the meantime!