Category Archives: Charadriiformes

Sandwich Tern


Charadriiformes

Place: Penmon, Anglesey
Date: 5 April 2017.










[Thalasseus sandvicensis, Family Sternidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Sandwich tern]

The sound of the sandwich tern (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Farrow)

Distribution of the sandwich tern across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Welsh Avocets


Charadriiformes

Place: Goldcliff Lagoons near Newport
Date: 2 April 2017.










[Recurvirostra avosetta, Family Recurvirostridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Pied avocet]

The sound of the avocet (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist José Carlos Sires)

Distribution of the avocet across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Ringed Plover


Charadriiformes

Place: Oxwich Bay, Gower Peninsula
Date: 14 August 2015.




[Charadrius hiaticula, Family Charadriidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common ringed plover]

The sound of the ringed plover (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the ringed plover across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Snipe


Charadriiformes

Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 31 October 2016.






Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 21 October 2016.






[Gallinago gallinago, Family Scolopacidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common snipe]

The sound of the snipe (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the snipe across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Oystercatchers


Charadriiformes

Place: Lundy Island
Dates: 11 August 2016.


Place: Blakeney Point, Norfolk
Dates: 1 September 2015.


Place: Keyhaven, New Forest
Dates: 30 April 2016.


[Haematopus ostralegus, Family Haematopodidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian oystercatcher]

The sound of the oystercatcher (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the oystercatcher across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Juvenile Arctic Terns


Charadriiformes

Place: Farne Islands, Northumbria
Dates: 2 August 2009.


[Sterna paradisaea, Family Sternidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Arctic tern]

The sound of the arctic tern (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Niels Krabbe)

Distribution of the arctic tern across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Dunlin


Charadriiformes

Place: Goldcliff Lagoons near Newport
Dates: 3 November 2016.






[Calidris alpina, Family Scolopacidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Dunlin]

The sound of the dunlin (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the dunlin across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).