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Golden Plover
Golden Plover, Tjeldstø, May 2011

Golden Plover
Migrating bird, Tjeldstø, Øygarden, May 2010
Picture taken with a hand held DSLR with 400mm telephoto lens

Golden Plover at Stag Rocks, Northumberland Golden Plover at Skogsøy, Hordaland

Golden Plover, Tjeldstø, September 2011

Above and below: Tjeldstø, 09 September 2011

Golden Plover, Tjeldstø, September 2011

Golden Plover
Golden Plover onboard survey vessel north of the Shetlands, 15 May 2008

In Øygarden Golden plover are a common migrant in both spring and autumn. One of the nearest places they breed is on Gullfjell and they common over much of the Hardangervidda.

Golden Plover
Tjeldstø, Øygarden, 24 September 2005 (Digiscoped)

Golden Plover

This photo was taken on Gullfjell, Bergen 09.05.2005 using binoculars as a telephoto lens(digibinning)

Golden Plover flock
Wintering flocks such as this are a common sight in Northumberland, England

Golden Plover
Golden Plover, Fornebu, August 2014

Golden plover, Hognsjøen, Engerdal
Golden Plover, Hognsjøen, Engerdal, June 2016

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