Category Archives: Charadriiformes

Arctic Skua

Charadriiformes

Place: Noss, Shetland Islands
Date: 10 June 2018.









[Stercorarius parasiticus, Family Stercorariidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Parasitic jaeger]

The sound of the Arctic skua (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Lauri Hallikainen)

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

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South Coast Black-tailed Godwits

Charadriiformes

Place: Hengistbury Head, Dorset
Date: 5 February 2018.







Place: Keyhaven, New Forest
Date: 6 February 2018.






Place: Seaton Wetlands, Devon
Date: 14 March 2018.









[Limosa limosa, Family Scolopacidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Black-tailed godwit]

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

Distribution of the black-tailed godwit across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Skokholm Guillemots

Charadriiformes

Place: North Gully, Skokholm
Date: 1 May 2018.



Place: Little Bay, Skokholm
Date: 1 May 2018.



Place: Little Bay, Skokholm
Date: 3 May 2018.






Place: The Neck, Skokholm
Date: 3 May 2018.



Place: Twinlet Bay, Skokholm
Date: 3 May 2018.



[Uria aalge, Family Alcidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common murre]

The sound of the guillemot (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist david m)

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

Whimbrel

Charadriiformes

Place: North Plain, Skokholm
Date: 30 April 2018.








Place: North Plain, Skokholm
Date: 1 May 2018.




Place: North Plain, Skokholm
Date: 2 May 2018.








Place: North Plain, Skokholm
Date: 3 May 2018.


[Numenius phaeopus, Family Scolopacidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Whimbrel]

The sound of the whimbrel (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Dougie Preston)

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

A Multitude of Oystercatchers

Charadriiformes

Place: Orkney mainland near RSPB Marwick Head, Scotland
Date: 21 July 2017.





[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).

Dunlins

Charadriiformes

Place: Keyhaven, New Forest
Date: 6 February 2018.








Place: Ribble Estuary, Lytham, Lancashire
Date: 25 February 2018.





[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).

Sardinian Black-winged Stilts

Charadriiformes

Place: Arborea Lido, Sardinia, Italy
Date: 16 June 2017.








Place: Arborea Lido, Sardinia, Italy
Date: 17 June 2017.



Place: Isola Asinara, Sardinia, Italy
Date: 22 June 2017.








[Himantopus himantopus, Family Recurvirostridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Black-winged stilt]

The sound of the black-winged stilt (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Mats Rellmar)

Distribution of the black-winged stilt across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).