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Tuesday, 11 December 2018

2000+ Lapwing flying.

2000+ Lapwing photographed from Robbie Garnett Hide, Slimbridge WWT, Gloucestershire, GB.
They were too far away.








33 comments:

  1. WOW, I've never seen so many lapwing in one place! Awesome!

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  2. Oh wow. What a magical, magical sight to see.
    And how I would love to be able to fly.

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  3. Wow, Bob, what a sight that must have been! My very best wishes - - - Richard

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    1. There were so many of them, on the fields and up in the air Richard.

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  4. Wow. There is a lot of Lapwings. Beautiful bird.

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  5. Ohhoh. Lots of them. I like a lot Lapwings.

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  6. Hola Bob,bellas fotos de estos vuelos y concentraciones de Avefrias.Un saludo.

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  7. Hi Bob,
    Wonderful sighting of the Lapwing, They are building in numbers at Rutland Water but not to your numbers.
    Always so difficult to capture a decent image when in flight, auto focus has to work overtime.
    All the best, John

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    1. They were thousands in Slimbridge, a beautiful place to stop over the night John.

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  8. Faraway but still stunning. So many there, that's incredible

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  9. Gorgeous Lapwings! The images show a feeling of flight.

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  10. Oh wow, I would love to see just one of these Lapwings. Beautiful birds and photos. Enjoy your day!

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  11. How utterly spectacular. That would make my day.

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  12. a lot of Lapwings, they are gorgeous.
    thank you for sharing the spectacular photos.
    have a great day

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  13. Made my day just seeing your pictures!

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  14. That was a sight to see. NOw I have to look up lapwings and see their behavior. Were they noisy?

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  15. El avefría, un ave que conozco muy bien de los días fríos del invierno en mi niñez.
    Un abrazo,

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  16. Bob, these are fantastic shots.

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  17. BIF, Always very nice to see !
    So many lapwings! That should have been a spectacle! Did you hear them as well?
    Regards,
    Maria

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    1. Yes Maria, they were making a whistling sound. In fact, they were the air whistling already.

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  18. Flying high!
    Loved seeing your photographs.

    All the best Jan

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  19. Que bonito el avefría en pleno vuelo.

    Saludos.

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  20. At least I can see them, they look interesting.

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  21. Een heel mooi gezicht Bob goed geschoten lieve groetjes Daniëlle

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  22. Good group. Around here the Cranes came.
    Un abrazo.

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  23. This is a different sort of photo for you, and I like it. Reassuring to see so many in one place! Have a great weekend!

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