Plover
I should break out a bird book and ID these better. Hover pointer over thumbnail for caption. Click on thumbnail to load larger image.
Along the road in the lava fields. Along the road. Some type of plover near Skálholt. (If I don´t know what something is, I call it a plover.) I think this is either a Black-Bellied Plover or a Sanderling. Dec. 28, 2002. Killdeer, another type of plover. Dec. 28, 2002.
Plover, Punta Espinosa, Fernandina Island, Galapagos, Dec.14, 2004. Killdeer along the shore, Bosque del Apache NWR, New Mexico, January 2007. Killdeer, Merritt Island NWR, Florida, May 2007. Shorebirds at "Ding" Darling NWR, Sanibel Island, Florida, March 2008. Shorebirds at "Ding" Darling NWR, Sanibel Island, Florida, March 2008.
Plover, Quivira NWR, Kansas, April 2008. Plover, Quivira NWR, Kansas, April 2008. Dowitcher, Quivira NWR, Kansas, April 2008. Sandpiper, Quivira NWR, Kansas, April 2008.

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