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Eurasian Curlew - Storspove - Numenius arquata
Storspov - Isokuovi - Wulp


Eurasian Curlew - Storspove - Numenius arquata
Curlew, Falsterbo, Sweden, 20 September 2007

Curlew, Herdlevær, August 2016
Curlew, Herdlevær, Øygarden, August 2016

Curlew are a widespread breeder in Øygarden - the best area for this species being the nature reserve at Tjeldstø. The species is also a common passage migrant and there are usually several birds that overwinter on the coast.

Eurasian Curlew - Storspove - Numenius arquata
Curlew, Tjeldstø, Øygarden, June 2008



For details of occurrence at Stag Rocks, Northumberland see here
For details of occurrence at Skogsøy (largely migrating birds) see here

Curlew chick













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