1Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola) Running Photographed at Stone Harbor Point, NJ on May 9, 2018.
2Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola) Breeding Adults Digiscoping photo made at Hillman Marsh in Point Pelee National Park, Ontario, Canada on May 20, 2008. Most were in breeding plumage.
3Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola) Juvenile Photographed at Ontario Beach Park in Rochester, NY on Sep. 13, 2017.
4American Golden-Plover (Pluvialis dominica) Juvenile Photographed at Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge in western New York State on Sep 29, 2012.
5Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) Photographed at the Wetlands Institute in Stone Harbor, NJ on May 16, 2013.
6Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) Breeding Adult Photographed at Stone Harbor Point, NJ on May 14, 2017. Map
7Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) Juvenile Photographed at Ontario Beach Park in Rochester, NY on Sep 14, 2014. This is a high dynamic range photo made by combining 2 exposures.
8Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus) Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 14, 2013. This is an endangered species that was nesting nearby. This image is a high dynamic range photo made by combining 3 different exposures.
9Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 12, 2017. Map
10Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) Digiscoping photo made on mudflats at the south end of Irondequoit Bay near Rochester, NY on Sep 16, 2007.
11Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) Doing Distraction Display It walked right up to me and seemed to be doing a distraction display at the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge in northern California on June 1, 2009. Presumably, it was a female with a nest nearby.
12Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) Doing Distraction Display This is another view of the bird in the previous photo.