These Killdeer live by a couple of ponds close to my home in northern Arizona all yearlong. One can hear them all day long, as they are very vocal and loud.
A Killdeer is a wading plover. They can be seen running quickly while making loud calls. They will do this because they are shy birds or to distract predators from their nesting sights. We have some ponds close to where I live and there are about six that I have spotted so far this summer.… Read More WADING PLOVER