A female in dull breeding plumage coming back to the nest in the tundra, then incubating

A female in dull breeding plumage coming back to the nest in the tundra, then incubating
Species: Curlew Sandpiper   Calidris ferruginea
Author: Laurent Demongin
Date: 
Sunday, July 13, 2008
Added to IBC: 17 Mar 2009 - 18:27
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The video was taken during an international scientific expedition with the objective of monitoring the breeding success of the birds nesting in the tundra.

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Citation

Laurent Demongin, IBC1169319. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1169319.

Extended version
Laurent Demongin, IBC1169319. Video of Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea at Pyasina Delta, Russia (Eastern). Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1169319.

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