JMC_7314DY_A Piping Plover Chick flexes unproven flight feathersAdd to Lightbox Download
A Piping Plover Chick I have watched over the weeks, flexes unproven flight feathers. Still flightless, this early one likely made it out before a devastating storm wiped most of the later nests off the beach. A Plover chick can fly in 3 to 4 weeks.
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- © Janet MacCausland
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