Anne Elliott's photos with the Charadriidae family

Killdeer / Charadrius vociferus

Killdeer / Charadrius vociferus
This Killdeer was seen on 25 August 2017, when I at last did a long-overdue drive east of the city. This is my least favourite direction in which to drive from the city and I have to say it stresses me out so much. Once I reach the back roads, I can rel…
Added on August 30, 2017

Killdeer / Charadrius vociferus

Killdeer / Charadrius vociferus
Friends and I were lucky enough to see two Killdeer nests two days ago, on 17 June 2017, when five of us went east of the city for the day, to visit our friend, Shirley, at her seasonal trailer.

"A shorebird you can see without going to the beach, Kill…
Added on June 19, 2017

Killdeer 'nest' and eggs - a telemacro shot

Killdeer 'nest' and eggs - a telemacro shot
Friends and I were lucky enough to see two Killdeer nests two days ago, on 17 June 2017, when five of us went east of the city for the day, to visit our friend, Shirley, at her seasonal trailer. One nest only had one egg in it so far, and the other had f…
Added on June 19, 2017