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In northern Italy, the "Piviere Tortolino" (Dotterel) arrives at the end of August, stopping on the high mountain meadows for a few days.
Here it feeds on insects, especially grasshoppers.
He is very calm and confident: he approaches the photographer without fear, preferring to walk rather than fly away.

Tags: Italy Wildlife and nature

Voters: KarenFB, mike9005, AlfieK and 37 more

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AlfieK Plus
4 1 1 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2019 7:23AM
Great detail - Superb
27 Mar 2019 7:51AM
A nice and detailed image. 😀😀😀
Regards David
27 Mar 2019 9:01AM
Great image.
27 Mar 2019 11:04AM
Beautiful Image
JuBarney Plus
10 34 5 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2019 8:14PM
A beautiful bird
richmowil Plus
12 447 2 England
27 Mar 2019 10:49PM
Really good image of a stunning wader!
KingArthur 14 8 Malta
28 Mar 2019 1:08PM
Superb capture, lovely plumage detail.

Joe Smile
HenB 13 6
28 Mar 2019 3:46PM
Great Image with good detail.
Regards Harry
Maiwand 14 3 73 England
4 Apr 2019 4:06PM
Great shot. Stunning detail.

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