PLOVERS ON ABACO, BAHAMAS

ABACO’S SIX PLOVER SPECIES

WILSON’S PLOVER Ochthodromus wilsonia  PR B 2Wilson's Plover & Chick, Delphi Beach, Abaco - Sandy WalkerWilson's Plover, Delphi Club Beach, Abaco - Craig NashWilson's Plover, Abaco Bahamas - Tom Sheley

‘Broken Wing Display’ to distract predators from a nesting areaWilson's Plover, Abaco (broken wing display) Clare Latimer - Version 2

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER  Pluvialis squatarola   WR 1 (Intermediate Plumage)Black-bellied Plover intermediate plumage.Marls.Abaco Bahamas.3.12.Tom Sheley edit

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER  Pluvialis dominica  TR 4American Golden Plover, Abaco - Tony Hepburn

 SEMIPALMATED PLOVER Charadrius semipalmatus WR 2Semipalmated Plover (f nb), Abaco - Bruce Hallett

KILLDEER Charadrius vociferus WR 2Kildeer, Abaco - Bruce Hallett

PIPING PLOVER  Charadrius melodus WR 3Piping Plover, Abaco - Bruce HallettPiping Plover, Abaco  - Tom Reed

Photo credits: Sandy Walker, Craig Nash, Tom Sheley, Clare Latimer, Tony Hepburn, Bruce Hallett, Tom Reed

THE DELPHI CLUB GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF ABACO

THE DELPHI CLUB GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF ABACO

by

KEITH SALVESEN

Published 1 March 2014 by Delphi Club Publications

UNDER CONSTRUCTION!

Apologies to anyone who has strayed onto this new-born site. The hard hats are on and work is under way. Why not take a peek at the nine birds below while you are here!

JACKET GRAB JPGflyer 2

THE CONTRIBUTORS (click to enlarge)Spreads for Becky 1piping-plover-bh-img_1919cuban-emerald-delphi-abaco-3clapper-rail-abaco-bahamas-tom-sheleyCuban Pewee KS P1090034 copy 3least-tern_ach3672-copyamerican-oystercatchers-bh-img_2000-copy-2smooth-billed-ani-pair-gtGreat Egret grab Tom Sheley