Curlew
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Taken at Port Seton on 15th December 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 





Taken at Belhaven Bay
on 7th December 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Doonfoot on 22nd January 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm lens.
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Taken at Port Seton on 30th August 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

In Flight
Taken at Doonfoot on 2nd October 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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In Flight
Taken at Barns Ness on 19th November 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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In Flight
Taken at Belhaven Bay on 4th January 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.

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In Flight
Taken at Doonfoot on 18th August 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Dispute
Taken at Musselburgh on 21st February 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Lunch
Taken at Musselburgh on 23rd September 2016 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 with Leica 65 Televid spotting scope.
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Curlew.
Species: Order: Family: Local Names: Numenius arquata. Charadriiformes.
Scolopacidae.
Whaup.
Site Of Nest:
Food:

Plumage:
Length: Wingspan: Breeding Period: Eggs:
Meadow or similar. Mudflats Bare scrape.
Probes soft mud for small invertebrates, but will also pick small crabs and earthworms off the surface.
Buffy brown in color. Plain crown. Legs dull bluish gray.
50-57 cm. 1m.
April to July.
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