Ringed Plover determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Charadrius hiaticula | [UK] Ringed Plover | [FR] Pluvier grand-gravelot | [DE] Sandregenpfeifer | [ES] Chorlitejo Anillado | [IT] Corriere grosso | [NL] Bontbekplevier


Literature

Title
Different timing of autumn migration of two Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula subspecies through the southern Baltic revealed by biometric analysis
Author(s): Wlodzimierz Meissner
Abstract: Ringed Plovers were trapped in Puck Bay (southern Baltic) between 1983 and 2002 during autumn migration. In adults a clear decrease of mean wing and bill lengths occurred between the third decade (ten-day period) of July and the first decade of Augus..[more]..
Source: Ringing & Migration (2007) 23, 129-133
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Title
Predicting the population consequences of human disturbance for Ringed Plovers Charadrius hiaticula: a game theory approach
Author(s): DURWYN LILEY & WILLIAM J. SUTHERLAND
Abstract: Human disturbance and its potential impacts upon bird populations are currently topical and contentious issues for conservationists. Although many studies have revealed a behavioural impact, or even direct effect on breeding success or survival, thes..[more]..
Source: Ibis 149 (s1), 82-94.
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