After their long and amazing journeys, our tagged Sociable Lapwings settle down for the winter months.
Hanna makes an amazing journey across the mountains from Afghanistan to India.
Hanna crosses into Afghanistan, while Boris reaches Sudan
Sociable Lapwing movements highlight the need for cross-boundary conservation co-operation.
The amazing journey continues as Shirin reaches Africa.
Five birds tracked in five different countries, as the western flock moves further south.
In an unexpected turn of events, Irina reappears!
The exciting start of this year’s Sociable Lapwing autumn migration sees two of our four tagged birds heading towards Turkey and the Middle East, while the others make their way down to Turkmenistan.
This summer Boris and Irina returned safely to the breeding grounds, having wintered in Sudan and Saudi Arabia respectively, although after their long journeys neither bird ended up where we expected.