Lapwings, Plovers

American Golden-Plover – AMGP

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An American Golden-Plover broods three newly-hatched chicks, incubates an egg, while at the same time snapping at an annoying gnat on the camouflaged tundra.

Snowy Plover – SNPL

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A baby Snowy Plover nestles up to its brooding parent, 2006.

Semipalmated Plover – SEPL

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A Female Semipalmated Plover broods one young while another explores nearby.

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