Turnstone  
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Taken at Port Seton on 24th August 2018 with Nikon D500
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 


Winter Plumage
Taken at Musselburgh on 7th January 2018 with Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Winter Plumage
Taken at
Irvine Harbour on 20th November 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Adult Summer Plumage
Taken at
Musselburgh on 13th August 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Musselburgh on 7th August 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Winter Plumage.
Taken at Musselburgh on 8th March 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.

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In Flight
Taken at Musselburgh on 21st February 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.

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Turnstone.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Arenaria interpres.
Charadriiformes.
Scolopacidae.
Ruddy Turnstone


Site Of Nest:
Food:
Plumage:


Breeding Period:
Eggs:
Scrape on the ground, close to the shore.
Turns shells and seaweed to find invertebrates
Breeding plumage is black-and-white head, chestnut back,
white underparts and red legs. The drabber winter plumage
is basically brown above and white below.
May-July. 1 Brood

4.

Voice: