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Highly endangered Sociable Plover but otherwise quiet

Permalink 16:22:43, Categories: Observation by Howard  

The weekend was relatively quiet for new migrants but the weekend was made rather special with the observation of a single Sociable Plover at Buri. Found on recently ploughed ground I spent hours waiting for the bird to move into a position where I could get some reasonable photographs, which proved to be worth the wait.

Sociable Plover
Sociable Plover

Sociable Plover

Sociable Plover

Jasra, a small flock of Grey Hypocolius was found early on Friday morning unfortunately badly placed for photography
Grey Hypocolius

Tawney Pipit
Tawny Pipit

Grey Grey Shrike - more numerous this year than last this one from Dumistan
Grey Grey Shrike

Pied Wheatear still very common with many not having having moved on as yet
Pied Wheatear

Water Pipit
Water Pipit


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