Black-winged Stilt brooding chicks

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This is a follow-up of Capt. Yong-wah Sim’s a.k.a. captsim earlier posting on the Black-winged Stilts (Himantopus himantopus) in aerial combat. The observations were made in May at the Mai Po Reserve in Hongkong on an adult Black-winged Stilt brooding … Continued

Black-winged Stilt in aerial combat

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Capt. Yong-wah Sim a.k.a. captsim was at Mai Po Reserve in Hongkong in May 2009 when his attention was drawn to four Black-winged Stilts (Himantopus himantopus) indulging in what looked like an aerial combat (above). “I have never heard of … Continued