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Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) stamping its feet to create vibrations in the sand as it forages for insects, Southern California, USA, August.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) stamping its feet to create vibrations in the sand as it forages for insects, Southern California, USA, August.
Grey plover (Pluvialis squatarola) eating a marine flatworm, Norfolk, England, UK, February.  -  Dave Bevan
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Dave Bevan / Grey plover (Pluvialis squatarola) eating a marine flatworm, Norfolk, England, UK, February.
Wide-angle shot of wetland landscape at sunset, with Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) flying to roost, Ham Wall RSPB Reserve, Somerset Levels, England, UK, February.  -  John Waters
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John Waters / Wide-angle shot of wetland landscape at sunset, with Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) flying to roost, Ham Wall RSPB Reserve, Somerset Levels, England, UK, February.
Large mixed flock of Knot (Calidris canutrus), Dunlin (Calidris alpina) and Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) in flight at high tide, Steart Marshes WWT Reserve, Somerset, England, UK, December.  -  John Waters
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John Waters / Large mixed flock of Knot (Calidris canutrus), Dunlin (Calidris alpina) and Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) in flight at high tide, Steart Marshes WWT Reserve, Somerset, England, UK, December.
Male Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) arriving at nest to incubate eggs, female leaves, Scottish Borders, Scotland, UK, June.  -  David Perpinan
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David Perpinan / Male Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) arriving at nest to incubate eggs, female leaves, Scottish Borders, Scotland, UK, June.
Mixed flock of Wigeon (Anas penelope) and Northern lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) disturbed by hunting Marsh Harrier (Circus aeruginosus), Greylake RSPB Reserve, Somerset Levels,  England, UK, December.  -  John Waters
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John Waters / Mixed flock of Wigeon (Anas penelope) and Northern lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) disturbed by hunting Marsh Harrier (Circus aeruginosus), Greylake RSPB Reserve, Somerset Levels, England, UK, December.
Slow motion clip of a flock of Northern lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) flying over a flooded marsh, Catcott Lows Nature Reserve, Somerset Levels,  England, UK, December.  -  John Waters
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John Waters / Slow motion clip of a flock of Northern lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) flying over a flooded marsh, Catcott Lows Nature Reserve, Somerset Levels, England, UK, December.
Pacific golden-plover (Pluvialis fulva) male performing distraction display pretending to have broken wing, Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, USA. June.  -  Gerrit  Vyn
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Gerrit Vyn / Pacific golden-plover (Pluvialis fulva) male performing distraction display pretending to have broken wing, Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, USA. June.
Southern lapwing (Vanellus chilensis) La Pampa, Argentina  -  Gabriel Rojo
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Gabriel Rojo / Southern lapwing (Vanellus chilensis) La Pampa, Argentina
Male Southern Lapwings (Vanellus chilensis) displaying in grasslands, Chapada dos Guimaraes, Brazil, South America.  -  Nick Garbutt
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Nick Garbutt / Male Southern Lapwings (Vanellus chilensis) displaying in grasslands, Chapada dos Guimaraes, Brazil, South America.
Panning shot of partially flooded pastureland with large flocks of Wigeon (Anas penelope), Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) and Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) in flight, Gloucestershire, England, UK,...  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Panning shot of partially flooded pastureland with large flocks of Wigeon (Anas penelope), Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) and Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) in flight, Gloucestershire, England, UK,...
Panning shot of a flock of Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) landing on partially flooded pastureland near resting Black-tailed godwits (Limosa limosa) and grazing Wigeon (Anas penelope), Gloucestershire,...  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Panning shot of a flock of Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) landing on partially flooded pastureland near resting Black-tailed godwits (Limosa limosa) and grazing Wigeon (Anas penelope), Gloucestershire,...
Flock of Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) in flight,  with Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) flying in the background, Gloucestershire, England, UK, January.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Flock of Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) in flight, with Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) flying in the background, Gloucestershire, England, UK, January.
Male Ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on beach, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. Did you know? When Plovers sense danger a parent bird will pretend to have a broken wing to distract predators.  -  Fergus Gill / 2020VISION
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Fergus Gill / 2020VISION / Male Ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on beach, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. Did you know? When Plovers sense danger a parent bird will pretend to have a broken wing to distract predators.
Male Little ringed plover (Charadrius dubius) on the edge of a freshwater gravel pit, Hampshire, England, UK, April.  -  Richard Steel / 2020VISION
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Richard Steel / 2020VISION / Male Little ringed plover (Charadrius dubius) on the edge of a freshwater gravel pit, Hampshire, England, UK, April.
Flock of Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) in flight, turning together in evening light, Norfolk, UK.  -  Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION
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Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION / Flock of Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) in flight, turning together in evening light, Norfolk, UK.
Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) adult on open moorland, breeding plumage, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May  -  Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION
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Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION / Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) adult on open moorland, breeding plumage, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May
Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) adult on open moorland, breeding plumage, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May  -  Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION
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Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION / Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) adult on open moorland, breeding plumage, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May
Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) adult on open moorland, breeding plumage, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May  -  Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION
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Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION / Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) adult on open moorland, breeding plumage, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May
Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) in breeding plumage on open moorland, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, September. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? The Golden Plover migrates huge distances and...  -  Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION
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Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION / Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) in breeding plumage on open moorland, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, September. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? The Golden Plover migrates huge distances and...
Adult Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus), female with wings partially raised in the air in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011. 2020V...  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Adult Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus), female with wings partially raised in the air in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011. 2020V...
Adult male Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Adult male Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011
Adult male Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Adult male Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011
Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011
Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) displaying with wings raised, in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) displaying with wings raised, in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK
Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011
Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011. Did you know? In one summer, a female dottere...  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Adult female Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011. Did you know? In one summer, a female dottere...
Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) pair mating in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Eurasian dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) pair mating in breeding habitat on upland plateau of Grampian mountains, Cairngorms NP, Scotland, UK, May 2011
Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) flying low over a ploughed field, Scotland, UK, June 2010  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) flying low over a ploughed field, Scotland, UK, June 2010
Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) in flight, silhouetted at dusk, North Uist, Western Isles / Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, May  -  Peter Cairns / 2020VISION
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Peter Cairns / 2020VISION / Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) in flight, silhouetted at dusk, North Uist, Western Isles / Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, May
Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) group roosting in the lagoons at Titchwell RSPB Reserve, Norfolk, UK, October.  -  Andrew Parkinson
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Andrew Parkinson / Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) group roosting in the lagoons at Titchwell RSPB Reserve, Norfolk, UK, October.
Large flock of Wigeon (Anas penelope) swimming and standing on flooded marshland on a foggy winter day with a small flock of Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) in the background. Greylake RSPB reserve, Some...  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Large flock of Wigeon (Anas penelope) swimming and standing on flooded marshland on a foggy winter day with a small flock of Lapwings (Vanellus vanellus) in the background. Greylake RSPB reserve, Some...
American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana) pair courting, Montana  -  Donald M. Jones
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Donald M. Jones / American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana) pair courting, Montana
American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) parent with chick, Chubut, Argentina  -  Agustin Esmoris
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Agustin Esmoris / American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) parent with chick, Chubut, Argentina
Pied Oystercatcher (Haematopus longirostris), Victoria, Australia  -  Rob Drummond/ BIA
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Rob Drummond/ BIA / Pied Oystercatcher (Haematopus longirostris), Victoria, Australia
Black-winged Lapwing (Vanellus melanopterus) calling during defensive display, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa  -  Eric Sohn Joo Tan/ BIA
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Eric Sohn Joo Tan/ BIA / Black-winged Lapwing (Vanellus melanopterus) calling during defensive display, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) in broken wing display, Texas  -  Alan Murphy/ BIA
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Alan Murphy/ BIA / Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) in broken wing display, Texas
Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus) biologist, Ben Pearl, picking up chick from mud flat in salt pond, Eden Landing Ecological Reserve, Union City, Bay Area, California  -  Sebastian Kennerknecht
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Sebastian Kennerknecht / Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus) biologist, Ben Pearl, picking up chick from mud flat in salt pond, Eden Landing Ecological Reserve, Union City, Bay Area, California
Red-capped Plover (Charadrius ruficapillus) on beach, New South Wales, Australia  -  Greg Oakley/ BIA
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Greg Oakley/ BIA / Red-capped Plover (Charadrius ruficapillus) on beach, New South Wales, Australia
Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) in broken wing display, Massachusetts  -  Michael Milicia/ BIA
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Michael Milicia/ BIA / Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) in broken wing display, Massachusetts
Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) stretching, Massachusetts  -  Michael Milicia/ BIA
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Michael Milicia/ BIA / Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) stretching, Massachusetts
Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) with chick, Massachusetts  -  Michael Milicia/ BIA
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Michael Milicia/ BIA / Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) with chick, Massachusetts
Mongolian Plover (Charadrius mongolus) running, Thailand  -  David Williams
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David Williams / Mongolian Plover (Charadrius mongolus) running, Thailand
Sooty Oystercatcher (Haematopus fuliginosus), Victoria, Australia  -  Greg Oakley
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Greg Oakley / Sooty Oystercatcher (Haematopus fuliginosus), Victoria, Australia
American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana) in pond, central Montana  -  Donald M. Jones
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Donald M. Jones / American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana) in pond, central Montana
Southern Lapwing (Vanellus chilensis), Misiones, Argentina  -  Agustin Esmoris
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Agustin Esmoris / Southern Lapwing (Vanellus chilensis), Misiones, Argentina
American Golden-Plover (Pluvialis dominica), Alaska  -  Matthew Studebaker
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Matthew Studebaker / American Golden-Plover (Pluvialis dominica), Alaska
American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus), Florida  -  Jan Wegener
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Jan Wegener / American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus), Florida
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