25 April 2014

Pacific Golden Plover






A Pacific Golden Plover in still mainly winter plumage durung a brief visit to the beach at Kamiiso this afternoon...........



Not much else around. A hunting Osprey, a few ducks and various gull species.

It has been sunny for the last 2 weeks. Next week i have some time off. It is going to rain. I just know it.................

6 comments:

  1. It won't rain, fingers crossed….. nice PGP.

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    1. Thanks for the comment John, well it is still sunny today (but I'm working).

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  2. It's a lanky bird compared to Golden Plovers I'm used to seeing.

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    1. Hi Stuart, yes whilst looking in the fieldguide I saw it looks much skinnier than than European ones....................

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  3. Stunning photos! Not a bird I often see at the beach. It's more associated with rice fields and drier habitats in my opinion.

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    1. Hi Ayuwat, yes I usually see them inland too..............

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