Lapwings from this summer's fieldwork

Lapwings from this summer's fieldwork

Observation - Lapwings from this summer's fieldwork. Description: For my summer fieldwork this year i had to follow lapwing breeding success in the Avon valley. I located nests and recorded numbers of birds, following brood survival. I was only able to handle the chicks after training and then only to take biometrics or

For my summer fieldwork this year i had to follow lapwing breeding success in the Avon valley. I located nests and recorded numbers of birds, following brood survival. I was only able to handle the chicks after training and then only to take biometrics or to ring them.
I'm glad to say 2013 seems to have been a fairly successful year for these threatened waders.