Desert life at the seashore

The wide sandy beaches are home to only a few specialzed bird species which can cope with flying sand, wind and heat. Some search for food on beaches, very few even breed here.


Hurried runners at the water line          -> Drieteenstrandloper

Sociable searcher on the beach           -> Steenloper

Elegant dwarf on the beach                  -> Dwergstern

Inconspicuous beach breeder               -> Strandplevier

Collared sand breeder                          -> Bontbekplevier

Strandplevier met eieren


Auteurs Rainer Schulz
Licentiehouder Schutzstation Wattenmeer
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